How to use Uterine in a sentence
Passing on, we find not uterine duct.
To James Matthews Duncan (1826-1890) we chiefly owe a saner and broader comprehension of the relative importance of the local and the general conditions which enter into the causation of uterine and ovarian disorders.
Outline of the ventral surface to show the external apertures and nervous system; a, rosette-organ; b, uterine pore; c, terminal sucker; e, vaginal pore; g, male gonopore; n, o, p, nervous system.
As a rule, the wall of the ovary is continued into a uterine tube opening into the cloaca; but in Philodinaceae this is absent, and the young are free in the body cavity and escape by perforating the cloacal walls.
Diagrammatic Representation of the Uterine Cavity opened up from in front.Advertisement
It can also be used with advantage in inoperable uterine cancer, favus and lupus, and as an injection in gonorrhoea and suppurative conditions of the ear.
The only reported predictable feature of fetal heart rate patterns in response to uterine rupture is the sudden onset of fetal bradycardia.
Bleeding into the uterine cavity, the uterine wall or the abdomen may conceal the extent of the blood loss.
However, there have been no recorded cases of Ginger inducing uterine contractions or miscarriages.
The diagnosis of an abnormal uterine cavity included a thickened endometrium, and/or a endometrial mass, and/or a submucosal mass.Advertisement
Cosmos, according to the ancient fables of the Greeks, emerged from the uterine gulf of chaos.
Large submucosal uterine fibroids may increase the size of the uterus ' cavity.
However, for some women, the symptoms of uterine fibroids can be quite severe.
Hysterectomy is the most common treatment used for uterine fibroid removal, and accounts for 30% of all fibroid treatments.
The placenta generally comes away easily, and a little massage of the uterine fundus stops further bleeding.Advertisement
Except within the context of research, the uterine incision should be sutured with two layers.
One baby died as a result of uterine rupture after misoprostol induction, but otherwise outcomes for the babies were similar.
Misoprostol is cheaper than Prostaglandin E2, and apparently the induction to delivery interval is reduced, but uterine hyperstimulation appears more likely.
Further information is required to clarify the effects, particularly on bone, breast and uterine lining.
We came to the conclusion that in diagnosing patients with abnormal uterine cavity, MR imaging may help differentiate malignant from benign disorders.Advertisement
You will also receive the hormone oxytocin to help stimulate uterine contractions.
His 30,000 first trimester patients have experienced a major complication rate of 0.01 percent with no uterine perforations.
They suffer leg and foot problems, swollen joints and uterine prolapse.
The first warning signs of uterine rupture are usually changes in the baby's heart rate.
Local guidelines regarding the setting and standards of intrapartum fetal and maternal surveillance in women with uterine scar.Advertisement
It is great for the stomach and the mouth, while also acting as a uterine stimulant.
Read the latest on fibroids; how to treat uterine fibroids and how fibroid tumors can affect you.
Our ophthalmologist's impression was that my girl had uveitis secondary to intra uterine infection.
A, a segment of Bothriocephalus latus, showing the generative organs from the ventral surface; ex., excretory vessels; c., cirrus; c.p., cirrus pouch; v.d., vas deferens; v.o., vaginal opening; v., vagina; sh.g., shell-gland; od., oviduct; ov., ovary; y.g., yolk-gland; y.d., its duct; ut., uterus; u.o., uterine opening; the testes are not visible from this side; X 23 (from Sommer and Landois).
But the uterine gills soon wither and are shed, and are replaced by other gills differing in no respect from those of its congener.
Uterine malignancy that had not been diagnosed at transcervical resection of the endometrium was present at hysterectomy in two women.
The first warning signs of uterine rupture are usually changes in the baby 's heart rate.
At the present time, however, uterine artery embolization should not be routinely recommended for women who desire future fertility.
Our ophthalmologist 's impression was that my girl had uveitis secondary to intra uterine infection.
Take endocrine herbs and uterine tonics to balance the system such as agnus castus berry, squaw vine herb and wild yam root.
My immediate concern is that your cat might develop a uterine infection from this prolonged birth.
She'll never have an unwanted pregnancy, or develop ovarian or uterine cancer.
Once fertilized, the eggs continue their journey to the uterus where they will implant themselves at regular intervals in the uterine wall.
Black cohosh may stimulate uterine contractions, and could result in miscarriage.
People who have hormonally-fed illnesses or conditions such as breast cancer and uterine fibroids should not use black cohosh, because it has not yet been determined what the hormonal effects of this herb are.
Furthermore, pregnant women should not consume turmeric as a dietary supplement because the herb may act as a uterine stimulant.
Sometimes a puppy needs more time to work it's way down the uterine horn after its siblings are out of the way.
Oxytocin secretion is also nature's way of causing a woman's uterus to contract after birth to control postpartum bleeding and assist in uterine involution.
The benefit of this, however, is that uterine discharge diminishes faster and the uterine involution occurs more quickly.
Regardless of the baby's initial suckling behavior, this interaction stimulates uterine contractions, promotes colonization of harmless bacteria on the nipple, and helps to protect the infant from pathogenic bacteria.
Progesterone-The hormone produced by the ovary after ovulation that prepares the uterine lining for a fertilized egg.
The uterine contractions get stronger, and the infant passes along the vagina helped by contractions of the uterus and the mother's pushing.
In the final stage of labor, the placenta is expelled by the continuing uterine contractions.
Retained placenta can cause severe uterine bleeding after delivery, and it must be removed.
When both forceps are in place, the doctor pulls on them to help the baby through the birth canal during a uterine contraction.
The sensors are connected to the monitor and detect the baby's heart rate as well as the uterine contractions.
When a laboring woman's mind is free of fear, the muscles in her body, including her uterine muscles, relax, thus facilitating an easier, stress-free birth.
In a multiple gestation, the uterine measurements would be larger than dates, which normally correspond.
Ultrasound can locate a uterus behind the bladder and can determine if there is a cervix or uterine canal.
As of 2004, the incision is almost always made horizontally across the lower uterine segment, called a low transverse incision.
Uterine contractions may be weak or irregular, the cervix may not be dilating, or the mother's pelvic structure may not allow adequate passage for birth.
The force of the contractions can be measured with an intrauterine pressure catheter (IUPC), which is a catheter that can be placed through the cervix into the uterus to measure uterine pressure during labor.
Two major locations of uterine incisions are the lower uterine segment and the upper segment of the body of the uterus (classical incision).
The most common lower uterine segment incision is a transverse incision because the lower segment is the thinnest part of the pregnant uterus and involves less blood loss.
This incision also creates a weaker scar, which places the woman at risk for uterine rupture in subsequent pregnancies.
Following this procedure, a woman commonly experiences gas pains, incision pain, and uterine contractions, which are also common with vaginal delivery.
Pitocin-A synthetic hormone that produces uterine contractions.
Maternal age is also a factor (adolescent mothers are prone to have undersize babies), as is uterine constraint (which occurs when the uterus is too small for the baby).
Neonatal reflexes or primitive reflexes are the inborn behavioral patterns that develop during uterine life.
Structural abnormalities of the placenta, premature detachment of the placenta from the uterine wall (abruption), and placental infections (chorioamnionitis) are thought to pose some risk for CP.
A narrow tube in placed through a tiny hole in the uterine wall, through which the amniotic fluid is drained and collected in syringes.
Following detailed ultrasound, a thin fetoscope is inserted through the mother's abdominal and uterine walls and into the amniotic cavity of the recipient twin to examine the surface placental vessels.
This increases blood flow to the fetus and reduces pressure on the cervix to help prevent uterine contractions.
A major risk of prenatal surgery is nicking the placenta, causing blood hemorrhaging, uterine contractions, and birth of a premature infant who may not survive.
About 25 percent of women undergoing prenatal surgery lose some amniotic fluid, often because of leakage at the uterine incision.
The IUD can also injure the uterus by poking into or through the uterine wall.
During each prenatal visit, the healthcare provider uses a tape measure to record the uterine fundal height (measured from the top of the pubic area to the top of the uterus in centimeters).
Between 20 and 34 weeks gestation, the uterine fundal height, in centimeters, equals the weeks of gestation.
If the uterine fundal height is more than three to four below normal, IUGR is suspected.
Doppler flow studies of the uterine artery provide information regarding the blood flow to the uterus.
For example, uterine tissue can enter the mother's circulation during prolonged labor, introducing foreign proteins into the blood, or the venom of some exotic snakes can activate one of the clotting factors.
All electronic fetal monitors detect the FHR and maternal uterine activity (UA), and both are displayed for interpretation since the pattern of the baby's heartbeat during labor often reflects the baby's condition.
The EFM continuously prints out a record of both the FHR and the duration and frequency of the uterine contractions, so that deviations from normal patterns can be identified.
One is to hold the transducer that picks up the FHR and the other is to hold a tocodynanometer, which picks up uterine activity or contractions.
Incorrect placement of the transducer may detect a pulsating maternal vessel with a resultant swooshing sound (uterine soufflé), and the rate will be the same as the maternal pulse.
Maternal uterine activity is noted and recorded when the pressure of a contraction pushes on a sensor, which is on the underside of a tocodynanometer.
This is a procedure in which a physiologic solution (such as normal saline) is infused into the uterine cavity to replace the amniotic fluid.
Women who do not have regular periods also are more likely to develop uterine cancer.
However, if a sperm does not fertilize the egg, the body no longer needs the uterine lining to support the fertilized egg.
Estrogen and progesterone levels then drop, triggering the uterine lining to gently fall away from the wall of the uterus, and to be shed through the vagina.
Secondary dysmenorrhea involves an underlying physical cause, such as uterine fibroids, pelvic inflammatory disease, or endometriosis.
Many experts believe that prostaglandins, hormone-like substances involved in pain and inflammation and which trigger uterine muscle contractions, are responsible for causing menstrual cramping.
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB) is prolonged or heavy bleeding that often occurs in a menstrual cycle where ovulation did not occur.
Other causes of bleeding are sexually transmitted disease, an ectopic pregnancy, ovarian cysts, and uterine fibroids or polyps.
Oral contraceptives also change the uterine lining so that a fertilized egg cannot lodge there to develop.
Implantation, the process in which the blastocyst implants into the uterine wall, occurs approximately six days after conception.
Hormones secreted from the mother's ovaries and a chemical secreted by the trophoblasts begin to prepare the uterine wall.
The blastocyst first adheres to the wall then moves into the uterine tissue.
Those made in the uterus make the uterine muscles contract and help the uterus to shed the lining that has built up during the menstrual cycle.
This could be due to the stretching of the opening of the uterus or the fact that birth improves the uterine blood supply and muscle activity.
A CST requires the presence of three uterine contractions (UCs) within a 10-minute period lasting at least 40 seconds and of moderate intensity.
The negative part refers to no decelerations being present with uterine contractions (UCs).
It is strongly recommended that the other female hormone, progesterone, be taken by women who have an intact uterus as well, because doing so prevents overgrowth of uterine lining and uterine cancer.
It is not produced until implantation (when the fertilized egg attaches to the uterine wall).
Additionally, it promotes more efficient uterine contractions and better blood circulation, resulting in less pain for the mother and more oxygen for the baby.
Cervical ripening agents have been known to cause uterine over-stimulation, uterine rupture and fetal distress.
But when you're on the pill, there's no ovulation and the uterine lining is thinner.
Additionally, they change the cervical mucus and uterine lining to make it harder for the sperm to reach an egg, should one be released.This pill is commonly used as a 28-day cycle pill.
Extended stimulation of the nipple makes the body produce oxytocin, a hormone that can cause uterine contractions.
In reality, these foods may be bowel stimulants that cause dietary tract contractions that many women confuse with uterine cramping.
She still may experience a slight period, as buildup in the uterine lining can still shed.
After conception, the pregnancy hormone hCG (Human Chorionic Gonadotropin) secretes from the developing placenta after the egg implants in the uterine lining.
Some health conditions, such as uterine fibroids, can also affect the shape of the belly during pregnancy.
However, those contractions are known as Braxton Hicks, sporadic uterine contractions named after the first doctor to describe them in 1872.
In vitro fertilization (IVF) is often the last step for many women who have been unable to conceive through timed intercourse or intra uterine insemination (IUI).
Unfortunately, it is very difficult to pinpoint because the cramping that occurs during a miscarriage feels very much like the uterine adjustments that are happening during the same period of an early, healthy pregnancy.
Sometime between 7-10 days after your last ovulation, the fertilized egg will implant itself into the uterine lining.
Conception occurs when a sperm fertilizes the egg, creating an embryo that attaches to the uterine wall.
The study hypothesizes that women who have a history of intrauterine device expulsion are likely to have "unfavorable uterine conditions," which may include poor positioning, small size, and subtle malformation.
Women who have had previous pregnancies, normal uterine shape and size, and are older than 35 are the ideal candidates for this type of birth control.
The IUD can become embedded in the uterine wall, which complicates the procedure.
Tubal pregnancies are rather rare compared to uterine ones, however, they have drastically increased in the last forty years and nobody knows for sure why that is.
Growths may appear in the region between the uterine wall and the rectum (the cul-de-sac) in this stage.
If the errant uterine tissue travels to other parts of the body like the abdominal wall or the diaphragm, the woman may have pain in these areas associated with the menstrual cycle as well.
If it does not contact sperm, either from intercourse that happened before ovulation or in the 12-24 hours after ovulation, it will die and be reabsorbed into the uterine lining.
The doctor also cuts through the uterine wall to remove the baby.
Remember the incision is inside the uterine wall as well, so you may not see any outward symptoms on the skin.
If you have uterine pain or foul smelling discharge when you had been feeling better, see your doctor.
The hormone changes the environment of the uterus; sperm is unable to enter the cervix and a fertilized egg cannot implant in the uterine wall.
Period changes are caused by the levonorgestrel that the Mirena releases, which does not allow the uterine lining to get as thick as normal.
Although this bleeding after Mirena IUD removal seems to be a common occurrence, you need to make sure that no other complications, like uterine perforation, have taken place.
Due to hormonal changes that occur fairly quickly once an egg has been fertilized and has embedded itself in the uterine wall, women can experience physical changes early on in pregnancy.
Obesity can even contribute to certain types of cancer, such as prostate, kidney, colon, gall bladder, uterine and postmenopausal breast cancer.