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Synonyms for caruncular

resembling a caruncle


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Adhesion (Phase 4) : Conceptus trophectoderm is firmly adhered to uterine LE on d 16 in caruncular and intercaruncular areas of endometrium and adhesion is complete on d 22 of pregnancy in sheep.
Samples of the maternal caruncular (CAR) and fetal cotyledonary (COT) portions of the placenta were snap frozen and later analyzed for vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), vascular endothelial growth factor receptor- 1 (VEGFR-1), vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2 (VEGFR-2), angiopoietin-1 (ANG-1), angiopoietin-2 (ANG-2), receptor for both Ang-1 and Ang-2 Tie-2, fibroblast growth factor (FGF), endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS), and soluble guanylate cyclase (sGC).
For each ewe, separate placentomes were fixed with Carnoy's solution by vascular perfusion of the caruncular (CAR; maternal portion of the placenta), or cotyledonary (COT; the fetal portion of the placenta) tissues.