Medical Definition of Coccygeal body

1. An arteriovenous (arteriolovenular) anastomosis supplied by the middle sacral artery and located on the pelvic surface of the coccyx. It was formerly called a gland (of Luschka) or a glomus and included with the paraganglia. Synonym: corpus coccygeum, arteriococcygeal gland, coccygeal gland, glomus coccygeum. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coccygeal Body

coccoliths
coccos
coccosphere
coccospheres
coccous
cocculin
cocculine
cocculolidine
cocculus indicus
coccus
coccyalgia
coccycephaly
coccydynia
coccygalgia
coccygeal
coccygeal body (current term)
coccygeal bone
coccygeal cornua
coccygeal dimple
coccygeal fistula
coccygeal foveola
coccygeal ganglion
coccygeal gland
coccygeal horn
coccygeal joint
coccygeal muscle
coccygeal nerve
coccygeal part of spinal cord
coccygeal plexus
coccygeal segments of spinal cord

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