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Descriptor English: Metrial Gland
Descriptor Spanish: Glándula Metrial
Descriptor Portuguese: Glândula Metrial
Descriptor French: Glande métriale
Entry term(s): Gland, Metrial
Glands, Metrial
Metrial Glands
Tree number(s): A13.600
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008791
Scope note: Collection of granular epithelial cells in the uterine muscle beneath the placenta that develop during pregnancy in certain species of animals.
Annotation: female; animal only
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Uterus (1966-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 75
History Note: 75
DeCS ID: 8981
Unique ID: D008791
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1975/09/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 1978/12/07
Metrial Gland - Preferred
Concept UI M0013688
Scope note Collection of granular epithelial cells in the uterine muscle beneath the placenta that develop during pregnancy in certain species of animals.
Preferred term Metrial Gland
Entry term(s) Gland, Metrial
Glands, Metrial
Metrial Glands



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