allantoic cyst
urachal c.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • urachal cyst — urachal remnant cyst a congenital anomaly in which part of the urachus is dilated to form a cyst; it may contain mucinous fluid, cellular debris, or urine. Called also allantoic c …   Medical dictionary

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