Urocele
Urocele U"ro*cele, n. [1st uro + Gr. ? tumor.] (Med.) A morbid swelling of the scrotum due to extravasation of urine into it. [1913 Webster]

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  • urocele — m. anat. patol. Distensión del escroto por infiltración de orina en las bolsas testiculares. Medical Dictionary. 2011 …   Diccionario médico

  • Urocēle — (v. gr.), Harngeschwulst im Hodensacke, mit der Form eines Bruches …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Urocele — Urocēle (grch.), Harnbruch, Anschwellung des Hodensacks, wenn sich Harn in denselben ergossen hat …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • urocele — s. f. Infiltração da urina no escroto.   ‣ Etimologia: uro + cele …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • urocele — Extravasation of urine into the scrotal sac. [uro + G. kele, hernia] * * * n. a cystic swelling in the scrotum, containing urine that has escaped from the urethra. This may arise following urethral injury. Immediate treatment is to divert the… …   Medical dictionary

  • urocele — u·ro·cè·le s.m. TS zool. nei Molluschi, elemento basale del sistema escretore, costituito da un ampia cavità a forma di sacco che comunica con gli spazi celomatici in rapporto con le gonadi o con il pericardio {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1829. ETIMO …   Dizionario italiano

  • urocele — pl.m. uroceli …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • urocele — n. a cystic swelling in the scrotum, containing urine that has escaped from the urethra. This may arise following urethral injury. Immediate treatment is to divert the urine by suprapubic cystotomy, local drainage of the swelling, and antibiotic… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • urocele — noun extravasation of urine into the scrotal sac • Hypernyms: ↑extravasation …   Useful english dictionary

  • -cèle — ♦ Élément, du gr. kêlê « tumeur » : hématocèle, varicocèle. ⇒ CÈLE, élément suff. Élément de compos. savant signifiant « tumeur » ou « hernie » entrant dans la formation de termes de méd. (subst. fém.) A. Les composés désignent des tumeurs :… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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