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Definition of Branchial clefts

Branchial clefts
Branchial Bran"chi*al, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to branchi[ae] or gills. Branchial arches, the bony or cartilaginous arches which support the gills on each side of the throat of fishes and amphibians. See Illustration in Appendix. Branchial clefts, the openings between the branchial arches through which water passes.
Branchial clefts
Cleft Cleft, n. [OE. clift; cf. Sw. klyft cave, den, Icel. kluft cleft, Dan. kl["o]ft, G. kluft. See Cleave to split and cf. 2d Clift, 1st Clough.] 1. A space or opening made by splitting; a crack; a crevice; as, the cleft of a rock. --Is. ii. 21. 2. A piece made by splitting; as, a cleft of wood. 3. (Far.) A disease in horses; a crack on the band of the pastern. Branchial clefts. See under Branchial. Syn: Crack; crevice; fissure; chink; cranny.

Meaning of Branchial clefts from wikipedia

- obliteration of the second branchial cleft, i.e. failure of fusion of the second and third branchial arches. Branchial cleft cysts account for almost 20%...
- A pharyngeal groove (or branchial groove, or pharyngeal cleft) is made up of ectoderm unlike its counterpart the pharyngeal pouch on the endodermal side...
- pharyngeal grooves (or clefts) form the lateral ectodermal surface of the neck region to separate the arches. The pouches line up with the clefts, and these thin...
- grooves (or clefts) form from the lateral ectodermal surface of the neck region to separate the arches. In fish the pouches line up with the clefts, and these...
- gills. Branchial artery, also known as aortic arches. Branchial cleft Branchial cleft cyst, failure of obliteration of the second branchial cleft in embryonic...
- because the defect is in the embryological branchial cleft. It is rare, and accounts for 8% of the branchial cleft anomalies, which is why it is sometimes...
- a derived from the embryonic remnants such as thyroglossal duct or branchial clefts. Often SCTC is diagnosed in one of the thyroid lobes, but not in the...
- features such a cleft lip along with slow growth, mental ****ation and premature graying of hair. "Branchio" refers to the branchial arches, also known...
- genital tract fistula, unspecified (Q18.0) Sinus, fistula and cyst of branchial cleft Congenital preauricular fistula: A small pit in front of the ear. Also...
- elective operation in the absence of any ****ociated complications. Branchial cleft cyst Thyroglossal cyst Lachiewicz Sibley syndrome List of cutaneous...
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