theca folliculi

[ fə-lĭkyə-lī′ ]

n.

The wall of a vesicular ovarian follicle.

Nearby words

  1. theban,
  2. thebe,
  3. thebes,
  4. theca,
  5. theca cordis,
  6. theca-cell tumor,
  7. thecal,
  8. thecal sac,
  9. thecate,
  10. thecitis


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