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. [ ]

Synonyms: testis appendix appendix of testis

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Term information


See also 'vesicular appendage of epoophoron'. TODO: check vesicular appendages

depicted by

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[].

has broad synonym

hydatid of morgagni

hydatid of Morgani

hydatid of Morgagni

has related synonym

appendix vesiculosus

appendices testis

appendix testis

appendix of the testis