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Webster Dictionary

  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.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Mucocele

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

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