The appendix testis is a vestigial remnant of the Mullerian duct, present on the upper pole of the testis and attached to the tunica vaginalis. It is present about 90% of the time. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Appendix_of_testis ]

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Term information

comment
  • See also 'vesicular appendage of epoophoron'. TODO: check vesicular appendages
definition
  • The appendix testis is a vestigial remnant of the Mullerian duct, present on the upper pole of the testis and attached to the tunica vaginalis. It is present about 90% of the time.
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4d/Gray1148.png
editor note
  • the label hydatid of morgagni is ambiguous w.r.t male vs female. The ncita structure 'hydatic of morgani' is male and thus belongs here.
external definition
  • a cystlike remnant of the müllerian duct on the upper end of the testis; corresponding female structure: one of the small pedunculated structures attached to the uterine tubes near their fimbriated end; remnants of the mesonephric ducts[http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/].
has broad synonym
  • hydatid of Morgagni
  • hydatid of morgagni
  • hydatid of Morgani
has exact synonym
  • appendix of testis
  • testis appendix
has related synonym
  • appendix of the testis
  • appendices testis
  • appendix testis
  • appendix vesiculosus
id
  • UBERON:0006651