The glandular mucous membrane lining of the uterine cavity that is hormonally responsive during the estrous/menstrual cycle and during pregnancy. [ MP : 0004896 MESH : A05.360.319.679.490 http://www.informatics.jax.org/accession/smb ]

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim, human_reference_atlas

definition
  • The glandular mucous membrane lining of the uterine cavity that is hormonally responsive during the estrous/menstrual cycle and during pregnancy.
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/66/Illu_cervix.jpg
external definition
  • The mucous membrane lining the uterus. [TFD][VHOG]
external ontology notes
  • in FMA this is subdivided into basal and outer
has exact synonym
  • tunica mucosa (endometrium)
  • uterine endometrium
  • tunica mucosa uteri
has related synonym
  • uterine mucous membrane
  • uterine mucosa
homology notes
  • The maternal part of the placenta (of eutherian mammals) is the vascularized and glandular uterine lining, or endometrium.[well established][VHOG]
id
  • UBERON:0001295
present in taxon
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_9606
taxon notes
  • Animals that have estrous cycles reabsorb the endometrium if conception does not occur during that cycle. Animals that have menstrual cycles shed the endometrium through menstruation instead