paraphyseal

adjective
pa·raph·y·se·al | \pə-ˌraf-ə-ˈsē-əl, -ˈzē- \
variants: or paraphysial \ˌpar-ə-ˈfiz-ē-əl \

Medical Definition of paraphyseal 

: of or relating to a paraphysis paraphyseal cysts

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