Medical Definition of Vitelline duct

1. The narrow tube connecting the yolk sac with the midgut of the embryo; persistence of all or part of it in post-foetal life produces abnormalities, of which the commonest is meckel's diverticulum. (12 Dec 1998)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Vitelline Duct

vitas
vitative
vite
vitellarium
vitellary
vitelli
vitelliform
vitelliform degeneration
vitelligenous
vitellin
vitellin-degrading protease
vitelline
vitelline artery
vitelline circulation
vitelline cord
vitelline duct (current term)
vitelline fistula
vitelline layer of egg
vitelline membrane
vitelline reservoir
vitelline sac
vitelline vein
vitelline vessels
vitellines
vitellins
vitelliruptive degeneration
vitellogene
vitellogenes
vitellogeneses
vitellogenesis

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