- of or relating to the uterus or womb.
- related through having had the same mother.
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These drugs, in turn, can create more aggressive contractions, which increase the risk of uterine rupture.Why Are So Many Moms Dying?
March 24, 2010
Historical Examples of uterine
In each of these conditions there is uterine pain and hemorrhage.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation
Hippocrates describes a uterine syringe with a tube of silver.Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times
John Stewart Milne
Semi-transparent lymph was found in some of the uterine veins.
Some of the uterine veins were found to contain a turbid fluid.
Viburnum has been called a uterine sedative, whatever that may be.
- of, relating to, or affecting the uterus
- (of offspring) born of the same mother but not the same fatheruterine brothers
"pertaining to the womb," early 15c., from Old French uterin, from Late Latin uterinus "pertaining to the womb," also "born of the same mother," from Latin uterus "womb" (see uterus).
- Of, relating to, or in the region of the uterus.