cylindroid


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cylindroid

 [sil´in-droid]
1. shaped like a cylinder.
2. a type of urinary cast that tapers to a slender, sometimes twisted or curled, tail.

false cast

an elongated, ribbonlike mucous thread with poorly defined edges and pointed or split ends, often confused with a true urinary cast.

cylindroid

/cyl·in·droid/ (sil´in-droid)
1. shaped like a cylinder.
2. a urinary cast that tapers to a slender, sometimes curled or twisting, tail.

cylindroid

1. shaped like a cylinder.
2. a urinary cast of various origins, which tapers to a slender tail that is often twisted or curled upon itself.