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Disease Urachal Cyst

Name Urachal Cyst
Synonyms Cysts, Umbilical | Cysts, Urachal | Cyst, Umbilical | Cyst, Urachal | Umbilical Cyst | Umbilical Cysts | Urachal Cysts
Definition Cyst occurring in a persistent portion of the urachus, presenting as an extraperitoneal mass in the umbilical region. It is characterized by abdominal pain, and fever if infected. It may rupture, leading to peritonitis, or it may drain through the umbilicus.
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D014496

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Urachal Cyst
  Benign non-infected urachal cyst