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vesicular appendages of epoophoron


Definition: a small fluid-filled cyst attached by a slender stalk to the fimbriated end of the uterine tube; a vestigial remnant of the embryonic mesonephric duct.

Synonym(s): appendix vesiculosaTA, Morgagni hydatid, morgagnian cyst, stalked hydatid, vesicular appendices of uterine tube

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