Definition of endometrial in English:

endometrial

adjective

Anatomy

See endometrium

  • ‘Heat is used to remove the endometrial lining of the uterus, which is the main source of excessive menstrual bleeding.’
  • ‘For instance, women with this are also at risk of endometrial and ovarian cancers.’
  • ‘It is defined as the removal or destruction of the endometrial lining of the uterus.’
  • ‘Just like the normal endometrium, endometrial cells need the hormone oestrogen to survive and grow.’
  • ‘Difficulty getting pregnant is a common problem for women with endometriosis, especially if the endometrial tissue is near the fallopian tubes.’

Pronunciation

endometrial

/ɛndə(ʊ)ˈmiːtrɪəl/