(1) A resting stage of many prokaryotes and eukaryotes in which a cell or several cells are surrounded with a protective wall of extracellular materials. (2) A pathological fluid-filled sac bounded by a cellular wall, often of epithelial origin, found on occasion in all species of multicellular animal. May result from a wide range of insults or be of embryological origin.
A closed cavity filled with fluid.
An encysted zoospore (fungi); in nematodes, the carcass of dead adult females of the genus Heterodera which may contain eggs. In bacteria and protozoa a resting stage in which the whole cell is surrounded by protective layer.
a deep lesion that is filled with pus or other contents.Found on http://www.stanfordchildrens.org/en/topic/default?id=pediatric-glossary---d
a deep lesion that is filled with pus or other contents.Found on https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/conditions/dermatology/glossa
A deep lesion filled with pus or fluids.Found on https://www.soothems.com/pages/dermatology-glossary-of-terms
a deep lesion filled with pus, blood or another fluid.Found on http://www.adv-derm-mohs.com/miscellaneous/glossary
a papule or nodule that contains fluid, so is fluctuant.Found on https://www.dermnetnz.org/topics/terminology
A deep lesion filled with pus or fluids.Found on http://www.robertmillermd.com/derma_glossary.html
n. A small, capsule-like sac that encloses an organism in its resting or larval stage, e.g., a resting spore of an alga.Found on http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/gloss5ecol.html
In fungi: An encysted zoospore. In nematodes: the egg-containing carcass of dead adult females of the genus Heterodera or Globodera. Found on http://ppathw3.cals.cornell.edu/glossary/Defs_C.htm
- a closed sac that develops abnormally in some body structureFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=cyst
An abnormal sac or closed space in the body that is filled with fluid or semi-solid material.
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(cysts) Fluid filled sack or lump in the body.Found on http://www.cancerhelp.org.uk/utilities/glossary/index.htm?search=c
a lump filled with either fluid or soft material, occurring in any organ or tissue; may occur for a number of reasons but is usually harmless unless its presence disrupts organ or tissue function Found on http://www.medichecks.com/glossary.cfm?ltr=C
A cyst is a fluid-filled sac or cavity in the body.
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A sac lined by body tissue, normally filled with fluid or semi solid material
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an abnormal sac containing gas, fluid, or a semisolid material
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Abnormal sac containing liquid or semi-solid matter.
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A blister like pouch containing fluid from degenerating, inflamed or neoplastic tissue.
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Cyst: A cyst is an abnormal, closed sac-like structure within a tissue that contains a liquid, gaseous, or semisolid substance. A cyst can occur anywhere in the body and can vary in size. The outer, or capsular, portion of a cyst is termed the cyst wall.Common Misspellings: cysct, sistFound on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=2888
[ Greek ky`stis
bladder, bag, pouch, from ky`ein
to be pregnant. Confer Cyme
.] 1. (Medicine) (a)
A pouch or sac without opening, usually membranous and containing morbid matter, which is accidentally developed in one of the na...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/211
<anatomy> Any closed cavity or sac that is lined by epithelium often contains liquid or semi-solid material. ... Origin: Gr. Kystis = sac, bladder ... (09 Oct 1997) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
a closed sac that develops abnormally in some body structureFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=cyst
(sist) bladder. an abnormal closed epithelium-lined sac in the body that contains a liquid or semisolid substance. Most are harmless, but they should be removed when possible because they occasionally may change into malignant growths, become infected, or obstruct a gland. There are four main types o...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
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