Medical Dictionary

mucocele

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noun mu·co·cele \ˈmyü-kə-ˌsēl\

Medical Definition of mucocele

  1. :  a swelling like a sac that is due to distension of a hollow organ or cavity with mucus a mucocele of the appendix; specifically :  a dilated lacrimal sac


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