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The Human Endometrium

Cyclic and Gestational Changes
  • Ralph M. Wynn

Abstract

The endometrium is an ideal tissue for study of the interrelated effects of ovarian hormones, enzymes, and prostaglandins. Advances in the biochemistry and physiology of the uterus have stimulated reinterpretation of the cyclic morphological changes in the endometrium. Concomitantly, ultrastructural studies have bridged the gap between the large body of cytochemical information and the conventional histological studies of endometrial development and disease.

Keywords

Ciliated Cell Human Endometrium Decidual Cell Spiral Artery Granular Endoplasmic Reticulum 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ralph M. Wynn
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyWayne State University School of MedicineDetroitUSA
  2. 2.Department of Anatomy and Cell BiologyWayne State University School of MedicineDetroitUSA

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