endocervix


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endocervix

 [en″do-ser´viks]
1. the glandular cells lining the canal of the cervix uteri.
2. the region of the opening of the cervix uteri into the uterine cavity. adj., adj endocer´vical.

en·do·cer·vix

(en'dō-sĕr'viks),
The mucous membrane of the cervical canal.

endocervix

/en·do·cer·vix/ (-ser´viks)
1. the mucous membrane lining the canal of the cervix uteri.
2. the region of the opening of the cervix into the uterine cavity.endocer´vical

endocervix

(ĕn′dō-sûr′vĭks)
n.
The mucous membrane of the uterine cervical canal.

endocervix

[en′dōsur′viks]
1 the membrane lining the canal of the uterine cervix.
2 the opening of the cervix into the uterine cavity.

en·do·cer·vix

(en'dō-sĕr'viks)
The mucous membrane of the cervical canal.

endocervix

1. the mucous membrane lining the canal of the cervix uteri.
2. the region of the opening of the cervix uteri into the uterine cavity.
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Otra limitacion del estudio es que, de acuerdo con la literatura, algunas pacientes infectadas son positivas solamente en muestras obtenidas de endocervix, mientras que otras solo son positivas en muestras de orina, (50) por lo que es posible que se requieran muestras simultaneas de orina y de endocervix para investigar la verdadera prevalencia.
Mammaglobin expression in the female genitaltract: immunohistochemicalanalysis in benign and neoplastic endocervix and endometrium.
No obstante, es posible que se requieran muestras simultaneas de orina y de endocervix para investigar por PCR, la verdadera prevalencia.
Clinical examination shows enlarged, dilated cervix larger than the fundus (Hour glass uterus), closed internal os and partially open external os with products of conception entirely inside and attached to the endocervix.
Para efectos del registro, este tipo de tumor se divide en cancer de endocervix, 16 casos (21,3%) y cancer de exocervix, 59 casos (78,7%).
Regarding the clinical appearance of cervix, the most common finding was cervical erosion in which the squamous epithelium of ectocervix was replaced by columnar epithelium of endocervix.
In the present study, we investigated (1) the expression of CDH17 and SATB2 in MC of the large intestine; (2) the expression of other markers of intestinal differentiation such as CDX2, CK20, TFF3, villin, mucin 4 (MUC4), and amethylacyl-CoA racemase (AMACR/P504S) in MC; (3) the expression of previously reported markers such as MSI markers, calretinin, and synaptophysin in MC; and (4) the expression of CDH17 and SATB2 in a large number of carcinomas and normal tissues from various organs, including some organs that have not been extensively studied in the literature, such as kidney, bladder, liver, endocervix, endometrium, thyroid, and ovary, to further test the diagnostic specificity of these 2 markers.
3] Squamous metaplasia can sometimes be found in the endocervix, as it is composed of simple columnar epithelium, whereas the ectocervix is composed of stratified squamous non-keratinized epithelium.
64) TEM is frequently an incidental finding observed in the upper endocervix in cone/hysterectomy specimens (21%-62%) from premenopausal women.
Most often sexually transmitted infections) from the vagina and endocervix to the uterus, fallopian tubes and ovaries.
It is probable that angiomyofibroblastoma (AMF) in this region is derived from mesenchymal cells in the sub epithelial myxoid stromal zone, which extends from the endocervix to the vulva.
Focal, noncontiguous areas of tumor were present involving the endocervix with cervical stromal invasion.