prostatic utricle

noun Anatomy.

a small pouch near the prostate gland that opens into the urethra.

Origin of prostatic utricle

First recorded in 1920–25 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for prostatic utricle

prostatic utricle


A minute pouch in the prostate opening on the summit of the seminal colliculus that consists of the remains of the fused caudal ends of the paramesonephric ducts.masculine uterus
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