morgagnian cyst

[môr-gänyē-ən]

n.

A fluid-filled cyst that is attached to the fimbriated end of the uterine tube or to the upper end of the testis and is a remnant of the embryonic mesonephric duct.

Nearby words

  1. morgagni's disease,
  2. morgagni's nodule,
  3. morgagni's prolapse,
  4. morgagni's syndrome,
  5. morgagni, giovanni battista,
  6. morgain le fay,
  7. morgan,
  8. morgan city,
  9. morgan hill,
  10. morgan le fay


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