cavernitis cav·er·ni·tis (kāv’ər-nī’tĭs)
Inflammation of the cavernous body of the penis.
cavernostomy cav·er·nos·to·my (kāv’ər-nŏs’tə-mē) n. Surgical opening and drainage of a cavity.
- Cavernous angioma
cavernous angioma n. See cavernous hemangioma. Historical Examples
- Cavernous body
cavernous body n. Either of two parallel columns of erectile tissue forming the body of the clitoris; cavernous body of clitoris. Either of two parallel columns of erectile tissue forming the dorsal part of the body of the penis; cavernous body of penis. The median column of erectile tissue located between and ventral to the […]
- Cavernous artery
cavernous artery n. Any of several small branches of the internal carotid artery that supply the trigeminal ganglion and the walls of the cavernous and petrosal sinuses.