subplacenta

subplacenta

 [sub″plah-sen´tah]
the decidua basalis.
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subplacenta

(sub?pla-sen'ta) [? + placenta, a flat cake]
During pregnancy, the endometrium that lines the entire uterine cavity except at the site of the implanted blastocyst. Synonym: decidua parietalis
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