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Uterine Arterial Vessels

Uterine Artery -> Arcuate Arteries -> Radial Arteries -> Spiral Arteries


Uterine Artery - form anterior division of the internal iliac artery

Arcuate Arteries - also called helicine arterioles.

Spiral Arteries - invading trophoblast remodel into highly dilated vessels. See also PMID 16490251


Reference

Raine-Fenning N & Fleischer AC. (2005). Clarifying the role of three-dimensional transvaginal sonography in reproductive medicine: an evidenced-based appraisal. J. Exp. Clin. Assist. Reprod. , 2, 10. PMID: 16095530 DOI.

Copyright

© 2005 Raine-Fenning and Fleischer; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Modified from figure 1. cropped, resized, relabelled.


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