Definition of Oscheocele
1. Noun. Swelling of the scrotum.
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Literary usage of Oscheocele
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1. The British and Foreign Medical Review: Or Quarterly Journal of Practical (1839)
"... into the scrotum; oscheocele. The latter two degrees are well known; the only practical difference which they present relates to the strangulation, ..."
2. The works of William Cullen: containing his physiology, nosology, and first by William Cullen (1827)
"1227- Species sunt, oscheocele aquesa, S. sp. 2. Monro in Edinb. Med. Ess. vol. v. art. 21. Sharp's operations and critical inquiry. ..."
3. Lectures on the Principles and Practice of Surgery by Bransby Blake Cooper (1852)
"oscheocele, or scrotal hernia.—When a hernia has passed through the external ring and issued from the inguinal canal into the scrotum, it is no longer ..."