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uterine

 [u´ter-in, u´ter-īn]
pertaining to the uterus.
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u·ter·ine

(yū'tĕr-in, ū'ter-īn),
Relating to the uterus.
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uterine

(yo͞o′tər-ĭn, -tə-rīn′)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or in the region of the uterus: the uterine canal; uterine contractions.
2. Having the same mother but different fathers: uterine brothers.
3. Being enclosed and dark; womblike.
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u·ter·ine

(yū'tĕr-in)
Relating to the uterus.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

uterine

1. Pertaining to the UTERUS.
2. Having the same mother but not the same father.
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Remember that as uterine distention pressure rises higher than the mean arterial or venous pressure, fluid absorption also rises.
Commonest complication seen after HSG and usually due to sudden uterine distention, especially in case of tubal blockage or peritoneal irritation from contrast media.
Inadequate uterine distention resulting from a patulous cervix may be overcome by gently twisting the tenaculum 45 degrees, either by using an additional tenaculum to seal the cervix, or by placing the tenaculum at the 1 o'clock and 5 o'clock positions or the 7 o'clock and 11 o'clock positions (or both).