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Uterus Histology - Mid Proliferative (day 9 - 13)

  • Increasing levels of estrogens cause a thickening of the endometrium during this phase of repair and proliferation.
  • A continuous surface epithelium grows from glandular remnants in the stratum basale and covers the endometrium.
  • The stroma is compact and the glands increase in number, length and by regeneration from glandular remnants.


Menstrual Cycle - Histology (images are listed in sequence and uterine endometrium from dilatation and curettage)

Uterine Endometrium: menstrual | mid-proliferative | late proliferative | secretory | late secretory
Vaginal Smear: early proliferative | mid-proliferative | late proliferative | secretory | late secretory


Links: Menstrual Cycle - Histology | Menstrual Cycle | Papanicolaou stain

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current17:21, 20 April 2010Thumbnail for version as of 17:21, 20 April 2010513 × 350 (111 KB)S8600021 (talk | contribs)Uterus - Mid Proliferative (day 9 - 13) * Increasing levels of estrogens cause a thickening of the endometrium during this phase of repair and proliferation. * A continuous surface epithelium grows from glandular remnants in the stratum basale and cover