cowperitis


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cowperitis

 [kow″per-i´tis]
inflammation of the bulbourethral (Cowper's) glands, located in the urethral sphincter.

cowperitis

/cow·per·itis/ (kou″per-i´tis) inflammation of Cowper's (bulbourethral) glands.

cow·per·i·tis

(kow'pĕr-ī'tis)
Inflammation of a bulbourethral or Cowper gland.

Cowper,

William, English anatomist, 1666-1709.
Cowper cyst - a retention cyst of a bulbourethral gland.
Cowper gland - Synonym(s): bulbourethral gland
cowperitis - inflammation of Cowper gland.
Cowper ligament - the part of the fascia lata which is anterior to and provides origin for fibers of the pectineus muscle.

cowperitis

inflammation of the bulbourethral (Cowper's) glands.