cavernous angioma n.
See cavernous hemangioma.
- 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.
- Cavernous lymphangioma
cavernous lymphangioma n. Conspicuous dilation of lymphatic vessels in a circumscribed region, frequently with the formation of lymph-filled cavities.
- Cavernous nerve of clitoris
cavernous nerve of clitoris n. Either of two nerves, designated major and minor, that are derived from the inferior hypogastric plexus, supply the sympathetic and the parasympathetic fibers to the corpus cavernosum, and correspond to the cavernous nerves of the penis.