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Medical Term:

myelocyst

Pronunciation: mi'e-lo-sist

Definition: Any cyst (usually lined with columnar or cuboidal cells) that develops from a rudimentary central canal in the central nervous system.

[myelo- + G. kystis, bladder]

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