uterus unicornis


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Related to uterus unicornis: uterus bicornis bicollis

u·ni·corn u·ter·us

a uterus in which only one lateral half exists, the other half being undeveloped or absent.
Synonym(s): uterus unicornis

uterus unicornis

A uterus possessing only one lateral half and usually having only one uterine tube. About 20% to 30% of women who have this structural abnormality also experience repeated spontaneous abortion during early pregnancy.
See also: uterus