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endometrium

the mucous membrane that lines the uterus
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endometrium

[¦en·dō¦mē·trē·əm]
(anatomy)
The mucous membrane lining the uterus.
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In the case of luteal stage endometria, the amount of stromal cells was enough for plating into two culture flasks at the concentration stated above.
No p53 expression was detected in the endometria with proliferation, secretion or hyperplasia either simple without atypia or complex with atypia.
Although various studies were implemented to explore the expression of transcripts and proteins in bovine endometria and conceptus [1921], the mechanism of pregnancy and miscarriage was not fully elucidated.
During the qRT-PCR validation stage, we recruited 41 endometria from patients with endometriosis and 22 normal endometria for control.
Resistive index (RI) ranging from 0.40 to 0.70 has been reported to differentiate benign from malignant endometria accurately, with most authors recommending a threshold value of 0.40.7 Proposed values for the pulsatility index (PI) range from 1.00 to 2.00.8
Sheth et al, (39) however, evaluated pulsed Doppler in postmenopausal women with thickened endometria and found that low-impedance arterial flow did not differ significantly between benign and malignant lesions.