spiral fold of cystic duct

(redirected from plica spiralis ductus cystici)

spi·ral fold of cys·tic duct

[TA]
a series of crescentic folds of mucous membrane in the upper part of the cystic duct, arranged in a somewhat spiral manner.

spi·ral fold of cys·tic duct

(spī'răl fōld sis'tik dŭkt) [TA]
A series of crescentic folds of mucous membrane in the upper part of the cystic duct, arranged in a somewhat spiral manner.
Synonym(s): plica spiralis ductus cystici [TA] .

Amussat,

Jean Z., French surgeon, 1796-1856.
Amussat incision
Amussat operation
Amussat probe
Amussat valve - a series of crescentic folds of mucous membrane in the upper part of the cystic duct. Synonym(s): spiral fold of cystic duct
Amussat valvula - anomalous folds occurring at the level of the seminal colliculus. Synonym(s): posterior urethral valves

Heister,

Lorenz, German anatomist, 1683-1758.
Heister diverticulum
Heister valve - a series of crescentic folds of mucous membrane in the upper part of the cystic duct, arranged in a somewhat spiral manner. Synonym(s): spiral fold of cystic duct