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mucocele

(myōōkə-sēl′)
n.
  1. A mucous polyp.
  2. A retention cyst of the lacrimal sac, paranasal sinuses, appendix, or gallbladder.
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Historical Examples of mucocele

  • Occasionally the mucocele may re-form, or an abscess result after removal of the sac.

    A System of Operative Surgery, Volume IV (of 4)

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