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Endometrium

Endometrium

(Science: anatomy, gynaecology) The tissue lining the uterus, it is sloughed off during the woman's menstrual period, and afterward grows back and slowly gets thicker and thicker until the next period.


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Human Reproduction

... "after 14 days of ovulation , if ovum is not fertilized , the lining of uterus degenerates and menstruation begins." Why does the endometrium degenerates ? Please Help!! :?

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by madromanoff
Thu Jan 17, 2013 4:26 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Reproduction
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Views: 1230

menstrual period

toward the end of the menstrual period (ovarian) cycle, retention of the thickened endometrium of the uterus depends upon the A. egg being fertilized and the progesterone level remaining high B. decrease of gonadotrophin production by the ovaries C. egg being fertilized ...

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by RADIOhead
Sun May 22, 2011 7:03 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: menstrual period
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... been found in other places, but the pelvis is most common. Its biggest symptoms is PAIN, especially during menstruation, because this is when the endometrium sheds, also known as menstruation or one's period. The weight gain and the bloating is more similar to my situation. I'm a mountain biker ...

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by Dibear
Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:47 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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maybe this? http://www.amazon.com/Endometrium-Molecular-Perspectives-Reproductive-Techniques/dp/0415385830/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1240091324&sr=8-3 Thanks! Seems like it would have at least some information. I hope I can ...

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by mcbenus
Sat Apr 18, 2009 11:13 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Endometrial membrane proteins
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Views: 1324

Endometrial membrane proteins

maybe this? http://www.amazon.com/Endometrium-Molecular-Perspectives-Reproductive-Techniques/dp/0415385830/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1240091324&sr=8-3

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by MrMistery
Sat Apr 18, 2009 9:49 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Endometrial membrane proteins
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