bicornuate uterus


bicornuate uterus
A uterus in which both uteri are fused, but have short lateral extensions.

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  • Bicornuate uterus — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = A human bicornuate uterus DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICD9|752.3 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = A bicornuate uterus, commonly referred to as a heart shaped uterus,… …   Wikipedia

  • bicornuate uterus — u. bicornis …   Medical dictionary

  • Uterus — Hystera redirects here. For the state of mind, see hysteria. Womb redirects here. For other uses, see Womb (disambiguation). Uterus 1: fallopian tube, 2 …   Wikipedia

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  • Bicornuate — Having two horns or horn shaped branches. The uterus (normally unicornuate) can sometimes be bicornuate (with two branches, eg, one at about 10:30 and the other at about 1:30). * * * bi·cor·nu·ate ( )bī kȯrn yə .wāt, wət or bi·cor·nate kȯr .nāt …   Medical dictionary

  • uterus bicornis — a uterus with two horns or cornua. Uterus bicornis (bicornuate uterus). MRI demonstrates the presence of two endometrial canals (asterisks) …   Medical dictionary

  • bicornuate — adjective having two horns or horn shaped parts a bicornuate uterus • Syn: ↑bicorn, ↑bicorned, ↑bicornate, ↑bicornuous • Similar to: ↑horned • Derivationally related for …   Useful english dictionary

  • bicornuate — adjective Resembling a pair of horns, as a malformed uterus may …   Wiktionary

  • bicornuate — adj. having two hornlike processes or projections. The term is applied to an abnormal uterus that is divided into two separate halves at the upper end …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Unicornuate uterus — A unicornuate uterus represents a uterine malformation where the uterus is formed from one only of the paired mullerian ducts while the other mullerian duct does not develop or only in a rudimentary fashion. The sometimes called hemi uterus has a …   Wikipedia


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