mucocele

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mucocele

[′myü·kə‚sēl]
(medicine)
Dilatation, particularly of a cavity, with mucus secretion.
A polypoid lesion consisting of mucus and mucus-secreting tissue.
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Use of a sclerosing agent (1% polidocanol) to treat an orbital mucocele in a dog.
The presented case had proptosis, diplopia, and decreased vision which were the most common presenting symptoms of the orbital mucoceles.