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cavernous spaces of corpora cavernosa


Definition: the vascular spaces of the corpora cavernosa that, together with the intervening fibrous trabeculae, form the erectile tissue of the penis or clitoris.

Synonym(s): cavernae corporum cavernosorumTA, caverns of corpora cavernosa, cavities of corpora cavernosa

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