denidation

denidation

 [de″nĭ-da´shun]
the degeneration and expulsion, during menstruation, of certain epithelial elements, potentially the nidus of an embryo.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

den·i·da·tion

(den'i-dā'shŭn),
Exfoliation of the superficial portion of the mucous membrane of the uterus; stripping off of the menstrual decidua.
[L. de, from, + nidus, nest]
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den·i·da·tion

(den'i-dā'shŭn)
Exfoliation of the superficial portion of the mucous membrane of the uterus; stripping off of the menstrual decidua.
[L. de, from, + nidus, nest]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012