mucocele definition

  • noun:
    • An enlargement or protrusion associated with the mucous membrane layer regarding the lachrymal passages, or dropsy associated with lachrymal sac, dependent upon catarrhal infection associated with the latter.
    • An enlargement or protrusion regarding the mucous membrane for the lachrymal passages, or dropsy of the lachrymal sac, influenced by catarrhal irritation of this latter.
    • An enlarged lacrymal sac; a tumor that contains mucus.

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