Müllerian duct

noun
variants: or Mullerian duct also müllerian duct or mullerian duct

Medical Definition of Müllerian duct

: either of a pair of embryonic ducts parallel to the Wolffian ducts and giving rise in the female to the fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, and upper portion of the vagina

called also paramesonephric duct

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“Müllerian duct.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/M%C3%BCllerian%20duct. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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