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All were given with a needle passed through her mother’s abdomen and uterus, into the vein in her umbilical cord.
Once the blastocyst becomes implanted in a uterus, the cells that form the sphere becomes the placenta, while the cells inside the blastocyst becomes the embryo.
This can be life-threatening for both mom and baby, since ruptures can lead to hemorrhaging, loss of the uterus, and shock.
In January, Minerva Surgical lost a patent infringement suit against Hologic, a rival manufacturer of a radiofrequency device for treating heavy bleeding in the uterus.
Not only was the tumor removal successful, but the team was also able to spare her uterus, one ovary and most of her fallopian tubes, preventing early menopause and preserving her ability to get pregnant.
Kate Plants had an ovary and her uterus removed during two cancer surgeries.
Kylie Jenner effectively tore our attention away from her uterus for about 14 hours with the release of her 30-shade concealer collection.
The eggs can be thawed, fertilized in the lab and transferred to the uterus as embryos.
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UTERUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of uterus for English Language Learners
medical : the organ in women and some female animals in which babies develop before birth
UTERUS Defined for Kids
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