Definitions for mucocele

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  1. Mucocele(noun)

    an enlargement or protrusion of the mucous membrane of the lachrymal passages, or dropsy of the lachrymal sac, dependent upon catarrhal inflammation of the latter

  2. Origin: [Mucus + Gr. kh`lh tumor.]

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  1. Mucocele

    A retention cyst of the salivary gland, lacrimal sac, paranasal sinuses, appendix, or gallbladder. (Stedman, 26th ed)

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