Hydatid of Morgagni

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(Anat.) one of the small pedunculated bodies found between the testicle and the head of the epididymis, and supposed to be a remnant of the Müllerian duct.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Although the exact cause for tubal torsion is not known, many etiologies have been proposed, these includes anatomical abnormalities (long mesosalpinx, tubal abnormalities, haematosalpinx, hydrosalpinx, hydatids of Morgagni), Physiological abnormalities (abnormal peristalsis, hypermotility of tube, tubal spasm and intestinal peristalsis), Haemodynamic abnormalities (venous congestion in the mesosalpinx), Sellheim theory (sudden body position change.), Trauma, previous surgery or disease (tubal ligation or pelvic inflammatory disease.), Gravid uterus.