"Urachal Cyst" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Cyst occurring in a persistent portion of the urachus, presenting as an extraperitoneal mass in the umbilical region. It is characterized by abdominal pain, and fever if infected. It may rupture, leading to peritonitis, or it may drain through the umbilicus.
- Urachal Cyst
- Cyst, Urachal
- Cysts, Urachal
- Urachal Cysts
- Umbilical Cyst
- Cyst, Umbilical
- Cysts, Umbilical
- Umbilical Cysts
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