galactocele


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ga·lac·to·cele

(gă-lak'tō-sēl),
Retention cyst caused by occlusion of a lactiferous duct.
Synonym(s): lactocele
[galacto- + G. kēlē, tumor]

galactocele

/ga·lac·to·cele/ (gah-lak´to-sēl) a milk-containing, cystic enlargement of the mammary gland.

galactocele

[gəlak′təsēl′]
a cyst or hydrocele caused by blockage of a mammary gland milk duct.

ga·lac·to·cele

(gă-lak'tō-sēl)
Retention cyst caused by occlusion of a lactiferous duct.
Synonym(s): lactocele.
[galacto- + G. kēlē, tumor]

galactocele

1. a milk-containing, cystic enlargement of the mammary gland.
2. hydrocele filled with milky fluid.