mucocele

[ myōōkə-sēl′ ]

n.

A mucous polyp.
A retention cyst of the lacrimal sac, paranasal sinuses, appendix, or gallbladder.

Nearby words

  1. muckworm,
  2. mucky,
  3. muckymuck,
  4. mucluc,
  5. muco-,
  6. mucocutaneous,
  7. mucocutaneous junction,
  8. mucocutaneous leishmaniasis,
  9. mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome,
  10. mucoenteritis


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