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[Gr. ourachos, fetal urinary canal]
A transient embryonic structure, the tube connecting the top of the developing bladder and the umbilical cord. It is derived from the allantois of the embryo. Postnatally it becomes filled with cells and in the adult remains only as a ligamentous cord (median umbilical ligament).

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Urachus." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/771041/all/urachus.
Urachus. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/771041/all/urachus. Accessed August 22, 2019.
Urachus. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/771041/all/urachus
Urachus [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 August 22]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/771041/all/urachus.
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