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Related to endometriosis: endometrial cancer
A condition, usually resulting in pain and dysmenorrhea, that is characterized by the abnormal occurrence of functional endometrial tissue outside the uterus.
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(Pathology) pathol the presence of endometrium in areas other than the lining of the uterus, as on the ovaries, resulting in premenstrual pain
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en•do•me•tri•o•sis(ˌɛn doʊˌmi triˈoʊ sɪs)
the presence of uterine lining in other pelvic organs, esp. the ovaries, characterized by cyst formation, adhesions, and menstrual pains.
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The growth of endometrial (uterus-lining) cells outside the uterus.
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|Noun||1.||endometriosis - the presence of endometrium elsewhere than in the lining of the uterus; causes premenstrual pain and dysmenorrhea|
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
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endometriosis[ˌɛndəʊˌmiːtriˈəʊsɪs] n → endométriose f
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n. endometriosis, trastorno de formación de tejido similar al del endometrio fuera del útero.
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endometriosisn endometriosis f
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