The maternal uterine-derived portion of the placenta [ 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

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/fa/Gray33.png

development notes

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

editor note

TODO - check mp syn

has related synonym

maternal part of placenta
decidua basalis
extraembryonic part of placenta
maternal decidual layer
endometrium
maternal placenta
placenta maternal decidual layer
extraembryonic placenta
uterine decidua

id

UBERON:0002450