deciduoma

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deciduoma

[‚des·i′dwō·mə]
(medicine)
A mass of tissue formed in the uterus following pregnancy as the result of hyperplasia of chorionic or decidual cells.
Decidual tissue induced in the uterus, usually by physical trauma.
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caninum en el placentoma o en diversos tejidos del feto provocan abortos, principalmente durante los primeros meses de gestacion.
Placentoma The placental unit in the cotyledonary placenta consisting of the fetal caruncle attached to the maternal caruncle.
A infeccao afeta o epitelio corionico de varios placentomas e dissemina-se para regioes intercotiledonarias do corion, causando lesao epitelial, edema e inflamacao (ENTRICAN et al.
O eritritol atinge grandes concentragoes no utero gravidico, principalmente nos liquidos fetais, nos placentomas e no tecido corion-alantoideano (38).