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Fig. 17. Teacher—Bryce Ovum No. I

The whole ovum in Section 4,2,4. X 40. General view showing the decidua capsularis with necrotic zone next the blood in the implantation cavity and the various tissues of the ovum. Compare text fig. 5.

Y.S. The yolk-sac is seen towards one side of the blastocyst imbedded in the mesoderm. Right above it is th-e bulge of the blastocytt wall which is supposed to have been the site of the operculum.

On the left the implantation cavity is occupied by a mass of spun-out spongy syncytium. On the right the spent remains of this are seen flattened against the blastocyst and further out is a line of liberated decidua cells which have been driven towards the middle of the cavity by an inrush of blood. Compare fig. 24, Plate 13. Photograph by J. H. T., 1908.

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Teacher JH. On the implantation of the human ovum and the early development of the trophoblast. (1925) J Obst. Gynaecol. 31(2); 166-217.

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