perilymphatic

1. Surrounding a lymphatic structure (node or vessel). 2. The spaces and tissues surrounding the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear.

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peri·lym·phat·ic .per-ə-lim-'fat-ik adj relating to or containing perilymph <\perilymphatic fistulas>

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peri·lym·phat·ic (per″e-lim-fatґik) 1. pertaining to the perilymph. 2. around a lymphatic vessel.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Perilymphatic — Per i*lym*phat ic, a. (Anat.) (a) Pertaining to, or containing, perilymph. (b) Perilymphangial. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perilymphatic — See perilymph. * * * …   Universalium

  • perilymphatic — adj. of the perilymph, of fluid in the inner ear (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • perilymphatic — peri·lymphatic …   English syllables

  • perilymphatic — |perə+ adjective Etymology: perilymph + atic (as in lymphatic) : relating to or containing perilymph …   Useful english dictionary

  • perilymphatic duct — aqueductus cochleae …   Medical dictionary

  • perilymphatic labyrinth — spatium perilymphaticum …   Medical dictionary

  • perilymphatic space — spatium perilymphaticum …   Medical dictionary

  • perilymph — perilymphatic, adj. /per i limf /, n. Anat. the fluid between the bony and membranous labyrinths of the ear. [1830 40; PERI + LYMPH] * * * …   Universalium

  • PLF — perilymphatic fistula; posterior lung fiber * * * (serum) placental fementin: a storage protein levels of which are used for monitoring placental function from conception until delivery …   Medical dictionary

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