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FIMBRIAE OF UTERINE TUBE

The irregularly branched or fringed processes surrounding the ampulla at the abdominal opening of the uterine pipe; most of the lining epithelial cells have cilia that beat toward the uterus. Synonym: fimbriae tubae uterinae, laciniae tubae, Richard's fringes.
lochial   lochia purulenta   lochia rubra   lochia sanguinolenta   lochia serosa   lochiometra   lochiometritis   lochioperitonitis   (0)
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