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Descriptor English:   Endometrium 
Descriptor Spanish:   Endometrio 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Endométrio 
Synonyms English:   Endometria  
Tree Number:   A05.360.319.679.490
Definition English:   The mucous membrane lining of the uterine cavity that is hormonally responsive during the MENSTRUAL CYCLE and PREGNANCY. The endometrium undergoes cyclic changes that characterize MENSTRUATION. After successful FERTILIZATION, it serves to sustain the developing embryo. 
Indexing Annotation English:   inflammation = ENDOMETRITIS
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
IR innervation ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PA pathology PH physiology
PP physiopathology RE radiation effects
SU surgery TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   4796 
Unique Identifier:   D004717 

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