Medical Dictionary

paradidymis

noun para·did·y·mis \ -ˈdid-ə-məs \

medical Definition of paradidymis

plural paradidymides play \-ə-mə-ˌdēz\
: a group of coiled tubules situated in front of the lower end of the spermatic cord above the enlarged upper extremity of the epididymis and considered to be a remnant of tubes of the mesonephros

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up paradidymis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

of, relating to, or being an oracle

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!