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amniochorial

 [am″ne-o-kor´e-al]
pertaining to amnion and chorion.
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am·ni·o·cho·ri·al

, amniochorionic (am'nē-ō-kōr'ē-ăl, -kōr-ē-on'ik),
Relating to both amnion and chorion.
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am·ni·o·cho·ri·al

, amniochorionic (am'nē-ō-kōr'ē-ăl, -kōr'ē-on'ik)
Relating to both amnion and chorion.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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QUEBEC CITY -- Very-low-birth-weight infants with Escherichia coli of the amniochorionic membranes are at more than four times the risk of having cerebral palsy compared with those without the infection, Helen M.
In this study, most very-low-birth-weight babies had their placentas cultured and examined histologically, focusing specifically on the interface between the amniochorionic membranes.
These factors are variably associated with the first process, and they work together to effect the amniochorionic system that is the main source for production not only of IL-8 (13) but also of various prostanoids (14,15).
infection of the amniochorionic membranes triples risk.