perimetrium


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Related to perimetrium: myometritis, perimetritis, hysteratresia

perimetrium

 [per″ĭ-me´tre-um]
the tunica serosa surrounding the uterus.

per·i·me·tri·um

, pl.

per·i·me·tri·a

(per'i-mē'trē-ŭm, -ă), [TA] Do not confuse this word with parametrium.
The serous (peritoneal) coat of the uterus.
Synonym(s): tunica serosa uteri [TA]
[peri- + G. mētra, uterus]

per·i·me·tri·um

, pl. perimetria (per'i-mē'trē-ŭm, -ă) [TA]
The serous (peritoneal) coat of the uterus.
[peri- + G. mētra, uterus]
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Comprehensions related to the fact that one part of the flap goes on the perimetrium of counter lateral flap turned out to be wrong, as the further course of pregnancy and the subsequent Cesarean section proved a quite normal retraction of the myometrium sheets and the organ's reparation, without any significant deformation of the wall of womb.
There were also MHC II+ cells in the connective tissue of the myometrium and perimetrium (outside the endometrium) and around the blood vessels.
* Perimetrium (pehr-ih-me-tre-uhm) The outer uterine layer.
A transverse incision was made on the uterine body without placental attachment to open the perimetrium and muscular layer so the fetus could be delivered and the abdominal aorta could be blocked.
Visfatin positive cells distributed widely in the uterus, and Visfatin positive signals were observed in the endometrium, myometrium and perimetrium (Fig.