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1. Decidua
The decidua is the changed endometrium (the lining of the uterus) after the blastocyst (fertilized ovum after 4 - 9 days of development) is implanted onto the endometrium. At this stage, there are 3 regions of decidua: decidua basalis: between the blastocyst and the uterine muscular wall, decidua capsularis: covers the blastocyst; decidua parietalis: the rest of the lining of the uterus.

2. Endometriosis
Growth of the tissue lining the uterus (the endometrium ) outside the uterus, usually in the lower abdomen. This mislocated tissue bleeds during the woman's period, causing pain and inflammation.

3. Endometritis
Inflammation of the endometrium (the tissue lining the uterus), often due to infection by bacteria , which can occur after childbirth or abortion and which can result in lesions, tubercle s, or the sloughing off of tissue.

4. Endometrium (adj.: endometrial)
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.

5. Endometrium
The inner lining of the uterus .

6. Implantation
The process in which the blastocyst embeds in the endometrium .

7. Menstrual cycle
The reproductive cycle of female humans. The cycle is characterized by a monthly discharge of blood, mucus, and tissues from the uterus (called menstruation) and involves changes to the lining of the uterus (the endometrium ) during the rest of the month including a few days of fertility after an ovum (egg) is released by an ovary.

8. Menstruation
The process in which the uterine endometrium breaks down and sheds cells, resulting in bleeding; occurs approximately once a month. The first day marks the beginning of the menstrual and ovarian cycles.

9. Myometrium (adj.: myometrial)
The myometrium is the muscular wall of the uterus ; it is lined by the endometrium .

10. Progesterone
A steroid hormone which is secreted by the corpus luteum of the ovary and is produced by the placenta during pregnancy; it regulates changes in the lining of the uterus (the endometrium).


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