Medical Term:

ureterocele

Pronunciation: yū-rē′tĕr-ō-sēl′

Definition: Saccular dilation of the terminal portion of the ureter that protrudes into the lumen of the urinary bladder, probably due to a congenital stenosis of the ureteric orifice meatus.

[uretero- + G. kēlē, hernia]

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