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Fetal Membranes

Known as: membrane fetus, fetus membrane, Fetal Membrane 
Extra-embryonic tissues that contain the FETUS during PREGNANCY. They provide the support to accommodate FETAL DEVELOPMENT. Depending on the species… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Abstract The amnion is the inner of two membranes surrounding the fetus. That it arises from embryonic epiblast cells prior to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Bone marrow (BM) multipotent mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) present with multipotent differentiation potential and… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Premature rupture of the fetal membranes is a major cause of preterm birth and its associated infant morbidity and mortality… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Accumulating evidence suggests that human parturition represents an inflammatory process. Leukocytes are known to infiltrate… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The principal modulators of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis are corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) and arginine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Abstract Each of the proinflammatory cytokines interleukin (IL)-1β, IL-6, IL-8, and tumor necrosis factor (TNF) α has been… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Preterm, prelabour rupture of the fetal membranes (pPROM) is the commonest antecedent of preterm birth, and can lead… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Pre-B-cell colony enhancing factor (PBEF) was first isolated from an activated peripheral blood lymphocyte cDNA library and was… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
We have examined factors concerned with the maintenance of uterine quiescence during pregnancy and the onset of uterine activity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1946
Highly Cited
1946
Prof. Patten states in the Preface that his -book "represents an endeavor to set forth in simple and readable form the phases of… Expand
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