Nitabuch membrane

(redirected from Nitabuch layer)

Ni·ta·buch mem·brane

(nē'tah-buk),
a layer of fibrin (fibrinoid material) between the boundary zone of compact endometrium and the cytotrophoblastic shell in the placenta.

Nitabuch’s layer

A layer of fibrin in the placenta between the boundary of compact endometrium and the cytotrophoblast.

Ni·ta·buch mem·brane

, Nitabuch stria , Nitabuch layer (nē'tă-būk mem'brān, strī'ă, lā'ĕr)
A layer of fibrin between the boundary zone of the compact endometrium and the cytotrophoblastic shell in the placenta.

Nitabuch,

Raissa, 19th century German physician.
Nitabuch layer - Synonym(s): Nitabuch membrane
Nitabuch membrane - a layer of fibrin between the boundary zone of compact endometrium and the cytotrophoblastic shell in the placenta. Synonym(s): Nitabuch layer; Nitabuch stria
Nitabuch stria - Synonym(s): Nitabuch membrane
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Besides caesarean section surgery involving uterus like myomectomy, dilatation and curettage, previous hysterotomy all lead to abnormality in placental implantation and defective Nitabuch layer formation.
Adherent placenta is characterised by abnormal attachment of placental villi directly to myometrium due to scanty or absence of decidua basalis and imperfect development of fibrinoid on Nitabuch layer.
Detailed microscopy of the contaminant revealed fibrin and 4 distinct types of epithelioid cells that together corresponded to Nitabuch layer, trophoblasts, and decidual cells.