fetal membrane


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n fetal membrane any membrane that functions for the protection or nourishment or respiration or excretion of a developing fetus
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In literature:

The hand introduced into the womb can detect neither fetus nor fetal membrane.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
Fetal calf within its membranes (at mid term).
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture

In news:

Qiagen Buys AmniSure for Noninvasive Fetal Membrane Rupture Assay.