Cyst

A closed cavity filled with fluid.

cyst

(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. ...

Cyst

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 .....
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Cyst

(cysts) Fluid filled sack or lump in the body.
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cyst

(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.
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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...
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cyst

[n] - a closed sac that develops abnormally in some body structure
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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...
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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) ...
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cyst

noun a closed sac that develops abnormally in some body structure
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Cyst

Cyst (sĭst) noun [ 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...
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Cyst

A blister like pouch containing fluid from degenerating, inflamed or neoplastic tissue.
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Cyst

A cyst is a fluid-filled sac or cavity in the body.
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Cyst

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 treatments
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Cyst

A deep lesion filled with pus or fluids.
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Cyst

A deep lesion filled with pus or fluids.
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Cyst

a deep lesion filled with pus, blood or another fluid.
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cyst

a deep lesion that is filled with pus or other contents.
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Cyst

a deep lesion that is filled with pus or other contents.
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cyst

a deep lesion that is filled with pus or other contents.
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Cyst

a deep lesion that is filled with pus or other contents.
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cyst

a deep lesion that is filled with pus.
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cyst

A fluid-filled structure.
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Cyst

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
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Cyst

a papule or nodule that contains fluid, so is fluctuant.
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