Didelphys


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Di`del´phys


n.1.(Zool.) Formerly, any marsupial; but the term is now restricted to an American genus which includes the opossums, of which there are many species. See Opossum. [Written also Didelphis.] See Illustration in Appendix.
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Rinku Devi, 28, from Bihar, believed she was carrying twins but had no idea of her medical condition, known as uterus didelphys, or double uterus.
MIAMI BEACH - Physicians should consider performing a laparoscopy to look for endometriosis in patients with uterine didelphys and obstructed hemivagina, Dr.
She was born with a rare condition known as uterus didelphys that caused her to develop the two wombs.
The 21-year-old has a rare condition known as uterus didelphys.
Bicornuate uterus, uterus didelphys and septate uterus constitute 80% of uterine anomalies.
The noncomplex anomalies which can show 2 symmetric endometrial cavities are septate, bicornuate, and didelphys uteri.
In uterine didelphys (Figure 11), there is complete separation of distinct left and right uteri and accounts for 5% of mullerian duct anomalies.
Those anomalies that result in the appearance of 2 symmetric endometrial cavities (septate, bicornuate, and didelphys uteri) may be difficult to distinguish.
According to the New York Daily News, Angie Cromar was born with a rare condition called didelphys that means she has two uteruses, reported ksl.
The condition called uterus didelphys means that each womb is around half the size of a normal one making it hard for a baby to be carried to full term.
The outer fundal contour of a bicornuate uterus or uterus didelphys should have >10-mm concavity between the right and left uterine horns.