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decidua

[di′sij·ə·wə]
(medicine)
The endometrium of pregnancy and associated fetal membranes which are cast off at parturition.
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Decidual tissue samples were washed with precooled phosphate-buffered saline, cut into 1 [mm.
No referido trabalho, a Floresta Estacional Decidual apresentou maior amplitude do indice.
Vegetation according to IBGE (2012): a = Grassy-Woody Savanna; b = Upper Montane Vegetational Refuges; c = Savanna/Seasonal Forest; d = Agrarian Activities (originally Savanna, Steppic Savanna/Seasonal Forest or Savanna/Broadleaf Forest); e = Secondary Vegetation and Agrarian Activities (originally Seasonal Decidual, Semideciduous or Moist Broadleaf Forests); f = Arboreous Savanna; g = Arboreous Steppic Savanna; h = Seasonal Decidual Submontante Forest; i = Savanna/Broadleaf Forest; j = Mangroves; k = Moist Broadleaf Forest of Lowlands.
2013) em Floresta Estacional decidual e Floresta Ombrofila Mista/Floresta Estacional Decidual, respectivamente, os autores verificaram que a familia Sapindaceae foi a mais expressiva em relacao ao numero de individuos.
In normal pregnancy, IL-4 produced by trophoblasts stimulates Th2 lymphocytes and increases the levels of inhibitory receptors in decidual NK cells, which maintain their inactive phenotype ([CD16.
As florestas da regiao sao classificadas como Floresta Estacional Decidual Aluvial e Submontana (IBGE, 1986).
Parietal decidua with discompensation of decidual cells, extensive necrosis and hemorrhages.
Composicao floristica da comunidade arborea de uma floresta estacional decidual sobre afloramento calcario (Fazenda Sao Jose, Sao Domingos, GO, Bacia do Rio Parana).
Control of proliferation, migration, and invasiveness of human extravillous trophoblast by decorin, a decidual product.
Menstruation is a cyclic physiological phenomenon that involves shedding of decidual layer of the endometrium along with the bleeding from uterine artery in women and in other female primates during their reproductive age.
In CM, defective placentation due to lack of villous trophoblast development and endovascular trophoblastic invasion may lead to an incomplete development of the placenta - decidual interface.
The rat placenta has three main parts, namely the basal plate or trophospongioblast, the labyrinth and the decidual part [11].