parametrium

[ păr′ə-mētrē-əm ]

n. pl. par•a•me•tri•a (-trē-ə)

The connective tissue of the pelvic floor extending laterally from the fibrous subserous coat of the supracervical portion of the uterus, and between the layers of the broad ligament.

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Other words from parametrium

par′a•metri•al null adj.
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