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(pregnancy) the mucous membrane that lines the uterus

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An "endometrial construct" is a simulation of normal endometrium grown by dissociating the epithelial and the connective tissue of endometria grown in culture on the surface of a gel.
In contrast, p16 expression was weak in normal endometrium and increased in most cases of hyperplasia, but negative or minimally positive in 74% of the carcinomas, and there was no significant association with Rb immunostaining.
The Effect of Myomin on the Expression of Aromatase in the Rat Ovary and Rat Ectopic Endometrium in Vivo
23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- During in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycles, treatment with a medication called granulocyte-colony stimulating factor (G-CSF) significantly improves inadequate endometrium (lining of the uterus), according to a report published electronically on February 15 in Fertility and Sterility - the official journal of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM).
A correlative study of adenomyosis and pelvic endometriosis, with special reference to the hormonal reaction of ectopic endometrium.
NEW YORK -- Cryoablation of the endometrium is a safe and effective office-based procedure for the treatment of menorrhagia, resulting in few operative complications, according to a chart review of 100 consecutive cases over a 3-year period.
Viella and Simon observed the secretion ofHsa-miR-30-d by the human endometrium, which is subsequently taken up by the pre-implanted embryo influencing its development.
When being established, these novelties were associated with major gene regulatory changes in the endometrium of the uterus.
Human endometrium undergoes regular cycles of growth and breakdown and has long been recognized as one of a few tissues where significant angiogenesis occurs on a physiological basis (1).
Endometrial osseous metaplasia is an uncommon clinical condition in which mature or immature bone is present in the endometrium.
Ward said that the majority of endometrial cancers are estrogen-driven and in a normal menstruating woman, two hormones control the endometrium (inner lining of the uterus).
During endometrial sampling a small portion of tissue is removed from the endometrium (lining of the uterus) to investigate symptoms, such as heavy vaginal bleeding, and to rule out cancer of the uterus.
Sodas and other sugar-sweetened beverages may raise the risk of cancer of the endometrium (the lining of the uterus).
Embryo implantation, a physical and physiological connection between the conceptus and the uterine endometrium, is accompanied by appropriate conceptus-uterine interaction (Tranguch et al.
Researchers looked at a pool of more than 144,000 women, and found postmenopausal women who are tall were at a higher risk for melanoma, multiple myeloma (plasma cell cancer) and cancers of the breast, colon, endometrium, kidney, ovary, rectum and thyroid.