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(anatomy) the base of a hollow organ or that part of the organ farthest from its opening

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The E-tegrity Test detects the B-3 integrin protein and requires tissue from the fundus of the uterus collected through a standard endometrial biopsy technique.
There are cases, though, in which the camera port may end up below the fundus of the uterus.
What you do then is take a knife and make an encircling cut concentrically around the cervix and into the fundus of the uterus, but parallel to the long access of the uterus and endometrial cavity, going around and around and around," explained Dr.
Among patients with a surgical diagnosis of endometriosis, "we found that 80% of patients had an angle between the tubal ostia of less than 90 degrees," giving the fundus of the uterus a Y-like or arcuate shape.