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saccular

 [sak´u-lar]
pertaining to or resembling a sac.

sac·ci·form

(sak'si-fōrm),
Pouched; sac-shaped.
Synonym(s): saccular, sacculated
[L. saccus, sack, + forma, form]

saccular

/sac·cu·lar/ (sak´u-ler) pertaining to or resembling a sac.

saccular

(săk′yə-lər) or

sacculated

(-lā′tĭd) also

sacculate

(-lāt′)
adj.
Formed of or divided into a series of saclike dilations or pouches.

sac′cu·la′tion (-lā′shən) n.

saccular

pertaining to a pouch or shaped like a sac.

sac·ci·form

(sak'si-fōrm)
Pouched; sac-shaped.
Synonym(s): saccular.
[L. saccus, sack, + forma, form]

saccular

pertaining to or resembling a sac.

saccular stage lung growth
about the midpoint of fetal development when the lung volume increases markedly due to saccule development; subdivision of the saccules into alveoli commences.
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kwakae by having the saccular part of valva absent and the phallus with slightly developed fulcrum.
It is also difficult to differentiate a saccular cyst of the larynx from a ductal cyst arising from the false vocal fold.
Among the specimens was a small block of diatomaceous shale, which contained a crushed, incomplete neurocranium of a fossil fish that still contained both saccular (= sagitta) otoliths in situ.
The shunt of the ventricular septal defect, which was from the centre of the saccular lesion at the upper interventricular septum, was very small that we decided to follow up the patient clinically.
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Atrial septal aneurysm is a congenital cardiac abnormality that is characterized by saccular formation of the interatrial septum.
Differential diagnosis of internal laryngoceles Lesion Description/characteristics Saccular cyst A mucus-filled congenital cyst of the larynx; (laryngeal no communication with the laryngeal lumen; mucocele) found in infants and children Ductile cyst A simple acquired mucus retention cyst; arises in the lamina propria of the supraglottic larynx Tracheocele Communicates with the trachea; may exhibit associated bronchoceles Pseudolaryngocele Associated with advanced destructive disease (e.
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