corpus cavernosum


corpus cavernosum
A cylindrical column of erectile tissue that forms the clitoris and the penis

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  • Corpus cavernosum — may refer to: corpus cavernosum clitoridis corpus cavernosum penis corpus cavernosum urethrae was used for corpus spongiosum in older texts corpus cavernosum conchae This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an …   Wikipedia

  • Corpus cavernosum — Ein Schwellkörper ist ein sich mit Blut füllendes und dadurch physiologische Aufgaben erfüllendes Gefäßgeflecht. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Schwellkörper des Penis 1.1 Corpus cavernosum penis 1.2 Corpus spongiosum penis 1.3 C …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Corpus cavernosum — akytkūnis statusas T sritis histologija, ląstelių chemija, histologinė chemija, audinių kultūra atitikmenys: lot. Corpus cavernosum ryšiai: platesnis terminas – varpa siauresnis terminas – akytkūnio vena siauresnis terminas – balzganasis dangalas …   Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

  • Corpus cavernosum — akytkūnis statusas T sritis histologija atitikmenys: lot. Corpus cavernosum ryšiai: platesnis terminas – varpa siauresnis terminas – akytkūnio vena siauresnis terminas – balzganasis dangalas siauresnis terminas – ertmė siauresnis terminas –… …   Medicininės histologijos ir embriologijos vardynas

  • corpus cavernosum — corpus ca·ver·no·sum .kav ər nō səm n, pl corpora ca·ver·no·sa sə a mass of erectile tissue with large interspaces capable of being distended with blood esp one of those that form the bulk of the body of the penis or of the clitoris * * * either… …   Medical dictionary

  • corpus cavernosum — [ˌkavə nəʊsəm] noun (plural corpora cavernosa sə) Anatomy either of two masses of erectile tissue forming the bulk of the penis and the clitoris. Origin from corpus and L. cavernosum, neut. of cavernosus containing hollows …   English new terms dictionary

  • corpus cavernosum — either of a pair of cylindrical blood sinuses that form the erectile tissue of the penis and clitoris. In the penis a third sinus, the corpus spongiosum, encloses the urethra and extends into the glans. All these sinuses have a spongelike… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • corpus cavernosum — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Corpus cavernosum penis — Transverse section of the penis. The constituent cavernous cylinders o …   Wikipedia

  • Corpus cavernosum of clitoris — The internal anatomy of the human vulva, with the clitoral hood and labia minora indicated as lines. Latin corpus cavernosum clitor …   Wikipedia


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