Medical Definition of Annular sphincter

1. A short thickening of circular muscular fibres, similar to a ring; a ring-shaped sphincter as opposed to a segmental sphincter. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Annular Sphincter

annular eclipse
annular eclipses
annular illumination
annular ligament
annular ligament of the radius
annular ligament of the stapes
annular ligaments of the trachea
annular lipid
annular pancreas
annular placenta
annular plexus
annular scleritis
annular scotoma
annular sphincter (current term)
annular staphyloma
annular stop
annular stricture
annular synechia
annular syphilid
annular zone
annularity
annularly
annulars
annulary
annulata
annulate
annulate lamellae
annulated

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