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(Pathology) inflammation of the endometrium, which is caused by infection, as by bacteria, foreign bodies, etc


(ˌɛn doʊ mɪˈtraɪ tɪs)

inflammation of the lining of the uterus.
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Noun1.endometritis - inflammation of the lining of the uterus (of the endometrium)endometritis - inflammation of the lining of the uterus (of the endometrium)
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat


n. endometritis, infl. de la mucosa uterina.


n endometritis f
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The 37-year old added: "I was told it might be endometritis.
The primary outcome was a composite endpoint of endometritis, wound infection, or other infections occurring up to 6 weeks after the c-section.
Benign endometrial polyp, Atrophic endometrium and chronic endometritis were seen in 01 (1.
Histopathological examination disclosed adenomyosis and chronic non-specific endometritis.
The aim of this study was to assess three different cytological endometrial sampling methods used to estimate polymorphonuclear leukocytes (PMN) under high power field (HPF) microscopy and to determine subclinical endometritis in postpartum beef cows.
Endometritis appeared as an irregular endometrial outline, extravasation of contrast, irregular filling defect or abnormally small cavity on MDCT-HSG.
In a subsequent investigation, we showed that avoidance of manual extraction of the placenta, a process in which the now-contaminated glove of the operator is placed between the placenta and the uterine wall, significantly reduced the frequency of postcesarean endometritis even in patients who already were receiving systemic antibiotic prophylaxis.
La piometra tambien ha sido denominada piometritis, complejo piometra, endometritis catarral, endometritis purulenta, endometritis quistica cronica, endometritis purulenta cronica y complejo hiperplasia endometrial quistica-piometra, siendo esta ultima denominacion la mas utilizada (Feldman y Nelson, 1996; Harvey, 1998; Noakes et al.
Muchos trabajos han demostrado que las enfermedades uterinas como metritis (MT), endometritis clinica (EC) y endometritis subclinica (ES), estan asociadas a una disminucion de la fertilidad y a un incremento de los rechazos por causas reproductivas de las vacas lecheras (10,17).
4 Endometrial biopsy is finally indicated which helps in ruling out organic causes like endometritis,5 hyperplasia and malignancy6 and can provide some information regarding the influence of various hormones required for implantation.
Disordered proliferative endometrium, chronic endometritis and endometrium with hormone induced changes were observed in 62 (16.