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  • The gall-bladder, appropriately designated as "the bitter," was regarded as a part of the liver, and the cystic duct (compared, apparently, to a "penis") to which it is joined, as well as the hepatic duct (pictured as an "outlet") and the ductus choleductus (described as a "yoke"), all had their special designations.
  • A long cystic duct would point to a long reign of the king.
  • The enlarged cystic goitres show, in the distended vesicles, an abnormal formation and retention of this substance (fig.
  • - Thyroid gland - cystic goitre.
  • The gland spaces vary in size and many may show marked cystic formation.

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