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paroophoron

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noun par·ooph·o·ron \ˌpar-ō-ˈäf-ə-ˌrän\

Medical Definition of paroophoron

  1. :  a group of rudimentary tubules in the broad ligament between the epoophoron and the uterus that constitutes a remnant of the lower part of the mesonephros in the female corresponding to the paradidymis of the male


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