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appendix of testis

 

Definition: a vesicular nonpedunculated structure attached to the cephalic pole of the testis; a vestige of the cephalic end of the paramesonephric (müllerian) duct.

Synonym(s): appendix testisTA, appendix of the testis, nonpedunculated hydatid, ovarium masculinum, sessile hydatid, testicular appendage

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