A closed cavity filled with fluid.
(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 cyst is a closed sac, having a distinct membrane and division compared to the nearby tissue. Basically, a cyst is a cluster of cells that have grouped together to form a sac (not unlike the manner in which water molecules group together, forming a bubble); however, the distinguishing aspect of a cyst is the cells forming the `shell` of such a .....Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyst
• (n.) A small capsule or sac of the kind in which many immature entozoans exist in the tissues of living animals; also, a similar form in Rotifera, etc. • (n.) A form assumed by Protozoa in which they become saclike and quiescent. It generally precedes the production of germs. See Encystment. • (n.) In old authors, the urinary bladd...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/cyst/
<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
(cysts) Fluid filled sack or lump in the body.Found on http://www.cancerhelp.org.uk/utilities/glossary/index.htm?search=c
(Gr. kystis sac, bladder) any closed cavity or sac; normal or abnormal, lined by epithelium, and especially one that contains a liquid or semisolid material.Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio22.html
(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
a closed sac that develops abnormally in some body structureFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
[ 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
A blister like pouch containing fluid from degenerating, inflamed or neoplastic tissue.
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A cyst is a fluid-filled sac or cavity in the body.
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A cyst is an abnormal closed cavity in the body lined by epithelium (membrane tissue) containing a liquid or semisolid material. There are several different types of cysts that are common in medical dentistry. The main types of cysts are outline below with their symptoms and treatmentsFound on http://www.dentalfind.com/info/cyst
A deep lesion filled with pus or fluids.Found on http://www.robertmillermd.com/derma_glossary.html
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 deep lesion that is filled with pus or other contents.Found on http://www.cosmeticskin.com/skin-DermatologyGlossary.shtml
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 http://www.yourskinandsun.com/dermg.html
a deep lesion that is filled with pus or other contents.Found on https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/conditions/dermatology/glossa
a deep lesion that is filled with pus.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21360
A fluid-filled structure.Found on http://www.vetmed.wsu.edu/glossary/glossary.asp
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 papule or nodule that contains fluid, so is fluctuant.Found on https://www.dermnetnz.org/topics/terminology
A sac lined by body tissue, normally filled with fluid or semi solid material
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