Gartner cyst


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Related to Gartner cyst: nabothian cyst, Gartner duct

Gart·ner duct cyst

a lesion arising from vestiges of a mesonephric duct in female embryos; located between layers of the broad ligament along the lateral wall of the uterus or in the lateral wall of the vagina. Compare: Gartner cyst.
Synonym(s): Gartner cyst

Gart·ner cyst

(gahrt'nĕr sist)
A lesion of the principal duct in the vestigial structures of the paroophoron in the cervix or anterolateral vaginal wall, corresponding to the sexual portion of mesonephros in the male.
Synonym(s): Gartner duct cyst.

Gartner cyst

A cyst developing from Gartner's duct in a female.

Gartner,

Herman T., Danish anatomist and surgeon, 1785-1827.
Gartner canal - a rudimentary vestige of the mesonephric duct in the female into which the tubules of the epoöphoron open. Synonym(s): Gartner duct; longitudinal duct of epoöphoron
Gartner cyst - a cyst of the principal duct in the vestigial structures of the paroöphoron in the cervix or anterolateral vaginal wall.
Gartner duct - Synonym(s): Gartner canal