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 (yo͞o′tər-ĭn, -tə-rīn′)
1. Of, relating to, or in the region of the uterus: the uterine canal; uterine contractions.
2. Having the same mother but different fathers: uterine brothers.
3. Being enclosed and dark; womblike.

[Middle English, from Late Latin uterīnus, from Latin uterus, uterus.]


1. (Gynaecology & Obstetrics) of, relating to, or affecting the uterus
2. (Gynaecology & Obstetrics) (of offspring) born of the same mother but not the same father: uterine brothers.


(ˈyu tər ɪn, -təˌraɪn)

1. of or pertaining to the uterus or womb.
2. related through having the same mother.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Late Latin uterīnus. See uterus, -ine1]
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Adj.1.uterine - of or involving the uterus; "uterine cancer"


[ˈjuːtəraɪn] ADJuterino


adj (Anat) → uterin; uterine brotherHalbbruder mmütterlicherseits


a. uterino-a, rel. al útero o matriz;
___ bleedingsangramiento ___, sangramiento no relacionado con la menstruación;
___ cancercáncer del útero o de la matriz;
___ prolapseprolapso ___;
___ rupturerotura ___.


adj uterino
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The average ages of patients who underwent surgery for uterine malformation and vaginal malformation were 31.
The routine blood and urine workup was normal, but on USG patient was diagnosed to be having vaginal lesion associated with a rare uterine malformation (Bicornuate bicollis) with right renal agenesis and enlarged left kidney.
1] Any disturbance in the orderly fusion of the Mullerian ducts during early embryological life (8-12 weeks' gestation) will result in a uterine malformation, the degree of the anomaly depending on the time the causative agent exerts its influence on the developing embryo.
Not only is the septate uterus the most common Mullerian anomaly, it is the uterine malformation associated with the poorest reproductive outcomes, including recurrent pregnancy loss, preterm labor, malpresentation, and probably infertility.
A history of maternal uterine malformation was not reported in any of the cases.
Subjects with suspected uterine malformation were also excluded.
The known risk factors for pre-eclampsia include primiparity null gravidity, obesity, renal disease, uterine malformation, fetal hyotrops, elevated serum lipid ratio, chronic smoking, no prenatal care and diabetes.
In the event that there is a congenital uterine malformation or an acquired abnormality, these can be managed with surgical correction of the abnormality.
Included subjects had asymptomatic, high-risk, singleton pregnancies, and at least 1 previous spontaneous preterm birth, prophylactic cervical cerclage, or uterine malformation.
Clinical analysis of 225 women with congenital uterine malformation.
The study subjects were all women who delivered after 24 weeks' gestation, had fetuses without chromosomal abnormalities, and had no congenital uterine malformation.