Medical Term:

pyramidal lobe of thyroid gland

 

Definition: an inconstant narrow lobe of the thyroid gland that arises from the upper border of the isthmus and extends upward, sometimes as far as the hyoid bone; it marks the point of continuity with the thyroglossal duct.

Synonym(s): lobus pyramidalis glandulae thyroideaeTA, Lallouette pyramid, Morgagni appendix, pyramid of thyroid

Hide
(web1)