Definition of myometrium in English:

myometrium

Syllabification: my·o·me·tri·um
Pronunciation: /ˌmīəˈmētrēəm
 
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noun

Anatomy
  • The smooth muscle tissue of the uterus.
    More example sentences
    • A prominent smooth muscle component, reminiscent of uterine wall myometrium, accounted for most of the cyst wall.
    • The myometrium is a thick coat containing smooth muscle and abundant connective tissues.
    • Lesions have been found restricted to the serosa, myometrium, endometrium, and combinations thereof, as well as transmural.

Origin

early 20th century: modern Latin, from myo- 'muscle' + Greek mētra 'womb'.

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