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Related to decidual: decidual reaction, decidual cast

de·cid·u·al

(dē-sid'yū-ăl),
Relating to the decidua.

de·cid·u·al

(dĕ-sij'ū-ăl)
Relating to the decidua.

de·cid·u·al

(dĕ-sij'ū-ăl)
Relating to the decidua.

deciduate, deciduous, decidual

characterized by shedding, e.g. teeth, placenta.

deciduate placenta, deciduate membrane
endothelial and hemochorial placentas.
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17] In this study, we demonstrated DC-SIGNR expression on Hobauer cells and decidual cells as well.
Placental infarction, decidual vessel thrombosis, chronic villitis and excessive perivillous fibrin deposition were seen in a few sections.
In summary, up to now, the placental membrane was a site looked at mainly for features of acute inflammation (chorioamnionitis), meconium, hemosiderin, amnion nodosum, and decidual arteriolopathy.
The proportion of epithelial, subepithelial, predecidual, mature decidual and non-decidual cells in each selected field was determined by counting them at a high magnification.
Florid decidual reaction mimicking gastrointestinal malignancy in a primipara woman.
Untreated hypertension boosts the risk of intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) from two- to threefold through several mechanisms, including decidual vasculopathy, a prematurely "aged" placenta with thickened basement membranes in terminal villi, and impaired blood flow from the uterus to the placenta.
Placental findings also include fibrinoid necrosis, atherosis of decidual vessels, and intimal thickening.
We found that the cultured chorionic villus specimen was entirely of maternal, probably decidual, origin (Fig.
Slides were evaluated to determine the presence and extent-severity index of HEV, villitis of unknown etiology, fetal-placental vessel thrombi, villous fibrosis, and erythroblastosis (nucleated red blood cells within chorionic and/or umbilical vessels), and the presence of lesions indicative of maternal hypertension, including primary infarcts, changes described by Tenney and Parker, (13) decidual atheromatosis, decidual thrombi, and ischemic decidual necrosis.
Progesterone and estrogen regulation of rat decidual cell expression of proliferating cell nuclear antigen.
We therefore interpreted the epithelioid cells as cytotrophoblasts, syncytiotrophoblasts, intermediate trophoblasts, and decidual cells, respectively, and concluded that products of conception from an unrelated case contaminated the specimen from the esophageal biopsy.