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bicorn

[′bī‚kȯrn]
(mathematics)
A plane curve whose equation in cartesian coordinates x and y is (x 2 + 2 ay - a 2)2 = y 2(a 2 - x 2), where a is a constant.
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Bicornuate uterus is caused by incomplete fusion of the Mullerian ducts.
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Bicornuate uterus results from incomplete fusion of the uterine horns.
A CT scan demonstrated a pregnancy in the right horn of what was described as a bicornuate uterus.
A bicornuate unicollis uterus was confirmed on MRI and revealed two divergent uterine horns separated by a deep fundal cleft, surrounded by myometrial tissue, containing a fetus within each horn (Fig.
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Most domestic animals have a bicornuate uterus, consisting of two horns, a body, and a single cervix.
Donna had no idea she has a bicornuate womb, meaning it's shaped like aheart rather than the usual pear.