cytotrophoblast


cytotrophoblast
n.
the part of a trophoblast that retains its cellular structure and does not invade the maternal tissues. It forms the outer surface of the chorion.

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  • Cytotrophoblast — Primary chorionic villi. Diagrammatic …   Wikipedia

  • cytotrophoblast — [sīt΄ō träf′ō blast΄] n. 〚 CYTO + TROPHOBLAST〛 the thickened, inner part of the mammalian placenta nearest to the fetus, covering the chorion during early pregnancy * * * …   Universalium

  • cytotrophoblast — [sīt΄ō träf′ō blast΄] n. [ CYTO + TROPHOBLAST] the thickened, inner part of the mammalian placenta nearest to the fetus, covering the chorion during early pregnancy …   English World dictionary

  • cytotrophoblast — noun The inner layer of the trophoblast. Syn: layer of Langhans …   Wiktionary

  • cytotrophoblast — The inner layer of the trophoblast. SYN: Langhans layer. * * * cy·to·tro·pho·blast .sīt ə trō fə .blast n the inner cellular layer of the trophoblast of an embryonic placental mammal that gives rise to the plasmodial syncytiotrophoblast covering… …   Medical dictionary

  • cytotrophoblast — n. layer of the placenta closest to the fetus (Embryology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cytotrophoblast — cy·to·trophoblast …   English syllables

  • cytotrophoblast — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Цитотрофобласт (Cytotrophoblast) — внутренняя часть трофобласта, которая сохраняет его клеточное строение и не проникает в ткань матки. Примерно к середине третьего месяца внутриутробного развития цитотрофобласт исчезает (ред.). Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • Langhans layer — cytotrophoblast …   Medical dictionary


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