The maternal uterine-derived portion of the placenta [ MP:0004256 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11433360 ]

Synonyms: decidous membrane

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

depicted by

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development notes

formed under the influence of progesterone and forms highly-characteristic cells. [Wikipedia:Decidua]

editor note

TODO - check mp syn

has related synonym

decidua basalis

maternal part of placenta

extraembryonic part of placenta

maternal decidual layer

endometrium

maternal placenta

placenta maternal decidual layer

extraembryonic placenta

uterine decidua

id

UBERON:0002450