Stem villus | definition of stem villus by Medical dictionary
tertiary villus (redirected from stem villus)
the definitive chorionic villus with a vascular core separated from maternal blood by connective tissue, cytotrophoblast, and syncytiotrophoblast.
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Elaboration of stem villus
vessels in growth restricted pregnancies with abnormal umbilical artery Doppler waveforms.
Report of two cases indicating an origin of trophoblast of a stem villus
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(3) Recanalization of stem villus
thrombosed vessels has also been described.