Meckel's diverticulum

(redirected from Merkel's diverticulum)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

Meckel's diverticulum

[′mek·əlz ‚dī·vər′tik·yə·ləm]
(embryology)
The persistent blind end of the yolk stalk forming a tube connected with the lower ileum.