A patent pouch of peritoneum extending into the labia majora of women. It is analogous to the processus vaginalis in males. The pouch accompanies the gubernaculum during development of the urinary and reproductive organs, more specifically during the descent of the ovaries, and normally obliterates. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canal_of_Nuck ]

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Term information

latin term
processus vaginalis peritonei femininus [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canal_of_Nuck ]

has related synonym

canal of nuck

persistent processus vaginalis

processus vaginalis peritonei femininus

nuck%27s canal

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UBERON:0013278