Definition of Ampullary

1. Adjective. Of or related to an ampulla.

Exact synonyms: Ampullar
Category relationships: Anatomy, General Anatomy
Derivative terms: Ampulla, Ampulla, Ampulla, Ampulla
Partainyms: Ampulla, Ampulla



Definition of Ampullary

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to an ampulla ¹

2. Adjective. (anatomy pathology) Relating to the ampulla of Vater ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ampullary

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ampullary

ampulla of milk duct
ampulla of rectum
ampulla of the semicircular canals
ampulla of the semicircular ducts
ampulla of uterine tube
ampulla of vater
ampulla ossea
ampulla recti
ampulla tubae uterinae
ampullaceous
ampullae
ampullae of Lorenzini
ampullar
ampullar abortion
ampullar pregnancy
ampullary (current term)
ampullary aneurysm
ampullary crest
ampullary crura of semicircular ducts
ampullary folds of uterine tube
ampullary limbs of semicircular ducts
ampullary sulcus
ampulliform
ampullitis
ampullula
ampuls
amputate
amputated
amputates
amputating

Literary usage of Ampullary

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1. A Text-book of physiology: For Medical Students and Physicians by William Henry Howell (1915)
"Effect of Section of the ampullary or the Acoustic Nerve.- Many of the older and newer observers have cut one or both of ..."

2. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1896)
"A useful series of diagrams of ampullary gestation is given which shows the results of tubal rupture. Although it is customary to include Fig. 1. ..."

3. Quain's Elements of Anatomy by Jones Quain, Allen Thomson, George Dancer Thane (1882)
"... which are chiefly destined for the bone», but there is a wi'1 pillary network with peculiar ampullary enlargement« ..."

4. A Text-book of Physiology for Medical Students and Physicians by William Henry Howell (1905)
"Effect of Section of the ampullary or the Acoustic Nerve.— Many of the older and newer observers have cut one or both of the acoustic nerves or destroyed ..."

5. Surgery of the Upper Abdomen by John Blair Deaver, Astley Paston Cooper Ashhurst (1921)
"Of these forms the juxta-ampullary is the most frequent; it is not considered in this place, but in connection with obstruction of the bile-ducts (p. 506). ..."

6. Diseases of the stomach and their surgical treatment by Arthur William Mayo Robson (1904)
"Supra-ampullary carcinoma gives rise to symptoms precisely similar to those ... Juxta-ampullary (peri-ampullary) carcinoma is the most frequent form. ..."

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