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Nitabuch membrane

Pronunciation: ne'tah-buk

Definition: a layer of fibrin (fibrinoid material) between the boundary zone of compact endometrium and the cytotrophoblastic shell in the placenta.

Synonym(s): Nitabuch layer, Nitabuch stria

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