Histomorphological Study of Umbilical Cord on 50 Bangladeshi

Bangladesh Medical College Journal 5 (1):18-22 (2000)
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Abstract

Microscopic study was done on 50 human umbilical cords in the Department of Anatomy, during January to December 1998 at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Dhaka. The basic structure of the umbilical cord was observed. The covering of umbilical cord varied on two sides. The side overlying the umbilical vein was covered by simple epithelium and that overlying the umbilical arteries was covered by multilayer epithelium. Presence of internal elastic lamina of umbilical arteries was found in 18% and in the veins was in 70% cases. Remnant of allantois was found in 28% cases.

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Shamima Lasker
Bangladesh Bioethics Society

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