pancreatic ranula


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ranula

 [ran´u-lah]
a cystic tumor beneath the tongue due to obstruction and dilatation of the sublingual or submaxillary gland or of a mucous gland. adj., adj ran´ular.
pancreatic ranula a retention cyst of the pancreatic duct.

pancreatic ranula

Cystic disease of the pancreas caused by obstruction of its ducts.
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ranula

a cystic enlargement beneath the tongue due to obstruction and dilatation of the sublingual or submaxillary gland.

pancreatic ranula
a retention cyst of the pancreatic duct.
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