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A small bulge in the small intestine present at birth. It is a vestigial remnant of the omphalomesenteric duct [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meckel's_diverticulum ]

Synonyms: diverticulum of Meckel Meckel's diverticulum ileal diverticulum

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finding in ncit; GALT in chickens

has related synonym

Meckels diverticulum

meckel diverticulum