uterine

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u·ter·ine

 (yo͞o′tər-ĭn, -tə-rīn′)
adj.
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.]

uterine

(ˈjuːtəˌraɪn)
adj
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.

u•ter•ine

(ˈyu tər ɪn, -təˌraɪn)

adj.
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]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.uterine - of or involving the uterus; "uterine cancer"
Translations

uterine

[ˈjuːtəraɪn] ADJuterino

uterine

adj (Anat) → uterin; uterine brotherHalbbruder mmütterlicherseits

uter·ine

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

uterine

adj uterino
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Key Words: uterus, leiomyoma, hydropic degeneration, multilocular cyst, smooth muscle uterine neoplasm
1 cases of uterine neoplasms with uncertain malignant potential, and 10 cases of endometrial hyperplasia.
2014:The "National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology" on uterine neoplasms highly recommends the inclusion of patients with uterine leiomyosarcoma in clinical trials with Yondelis, which has proven to be effective (overall survival: 13.