Tamm-Horsfall protein binds to type 1 fimbriated
Escherichia coli and prevents E.
Typhimurium were firm, fimbriated
rods with uniformly dense cytoplasmic matrix (Fig.
Conservation of the D-mannose-adhesion protein among type 1 fimbriated
members of the family Enterobacteriacaea.
Originally developed by the Division of Women's and Perinatal Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, the "sectioning and extensively examining the fimbriated
end (SEE-FIM)" protocol is an easy means of standardizing grossing procedure (Figure 1; Table).
3) Removal of the fallopian tubes is a critically important aspect of the rrBSO procedure for these women at high risk because we are learning that many serous cancers labeled "ovarian" appear to begin in the fimbriated
portion of the fallopian tube.
Alvarado-Cabrero I, Navana SS, Young RH, et al Tumours of the fimbriated
end of the fallopian tube: a clinicopathologic analysis of 20 cases, including nine carcinomas.
is inserted through the fimbriated
end of the distal tubal segment; it exits through the newly opened proximal lumen of this distal segment and enters the newly created opening of the proximal tubal segment.
Have you ever noticed that the fallopian tubes, especially the fimbriated
ends, always get caught in your suction when you don't want them to?
If the fimbriated
end of the tube becomes blocked, acute pyosalpinx can result.
When a moderate to large amount of fluid is present with an ectopic pregnancy, half of the patients will experience leakage of the blood from the fimbriated
end of the fallopian tube, preventing tubal rupture.