What does Albuginea mean?

Albuginea meaning in Medical Dictionary

Tough white fibrous structure. The tunica albuginea associated with the testis, like, may be the level of heavy whitish inelastic tissue that encompasses the testis.

Albuginea meaning in General Dictionary

whitish tunic

Sentence Examples with the word Albuginea

About the fifth week of human embryonic life the tunica albuginea appears in the male, from which septa grow to divide the testis into lobules, while the epithelial cords form the seminiferous tubes, though these do not gain a lumen until just before puberty.

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