amniotic


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am·ni·on

 (ăm′nē-ən, -ŏn′)
n. pl. am·ni·ons or am·ni·a (-nē-ə)
A tough, thin membrane that forms a sac enclosing the embryo or fetus of a mammal, bird, or reptile. It is filled with a serous fluid in which the embryo or fetus is suspended.

[New Latin, from Greek amneion, variant of amneios, amnion, and from amnion, amnion, both from amnos, lamb; akin to Irish úan, Latin agnus, and Old Church Slavonic agnę, lamb.]

am′ni·ot′ic (-ŏt′ĭk), am′ni·on′ic (-ŏn′ĭk) adj.

amniotic

(ˌæmnɪˈɒtɪk)
adj
(Zoology) of or relating to the amnion
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.amniotic - of or related to the amnion or characterized by developing an amnionamniotic - of or related to the amnion or characterized by developing an amnion; "amniotic membrane"
Translations

amniotic

[ˌæmnɪˈɒtɪk] ADJamniótico
amniotic fluidlíquido m amniótico
amniotic sacsaco m amniótico

amniotic

adj (Anat, Med) amniotic sacFruchtblase f

amniotic

[ˌæmnɪˈɒtɪk] adjamniotico/a

am·ni·ot·ic

n. amniótico, en relación con el amnios;
___ fluidfluido ___;
___ sacsaco ___.

amniotic

adj amniótico; — fluid líquido amniótico
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M2 PHARMA-February 13, 2018-Royal Biologics Launches Human Amniotic Placental Tissue-derived Stem Cell Product for Treatment of Various Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Conditions
LUND, Sweden, December 4, 2017 -- A team of scientists and clinicians here has developed a multi-step method, including a unique collection device and new cell harvesting and processing techniques, that enables term amniotic fluid to be safely harvested for large quantities of cells.
Scientists from Lund University in Sweden have developed a multistep method including a unique collection device and new cell harvesting and processing techniques, which enable amniotic fluid to be safely harvested for large numbers of cells.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Amniotic fluid, the protective liquid surrounding an unborn baby, is discarded as medical waste during caesarean section deliveries.
The coroner's court in Kilkenny heard she suffered an amniotic fluid embolism, meaning some of the fluid surrounding her baby travelled into her
Fetal surgery involves penetrating the highly delicate amniotic sac, increasing health risks to the fetus.
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An adhesive that can prevent the amniotic sac from tearing could help the fetus remain in the womb longer, which would potentially lead to a healthier future for the baby," added Balkenende.
July 25, 2017 -- StimLabs is introducing two regenerative medicine products based on amniotic tissue.
The amniotic fluid of broiler breeder egg plays a vital role in the development of the embryo during incubation [1].
Objective: To determine the outcome of application of amniotic graft in ocular surface disorders.
Amniotic fluid of a 27-year-old healthy 19 w pregnant women was referred for prenatal diagnosis because of prosencephaly detected at ultrasound screening.