sarcocele etymology

English word sarcocele comes from English -cele, English sarco- (Flesh.)

Detailed word origin of sarcocele

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-cele English (eng) (possibly, nonstandard) Alternative form of -coel (“cavity”) (medicine) A hernia.. (medicine) A tumour.
sarco- English (eng) Flesh.
sarcocele English (eng) (medicine) Any solid tumour of the testicle.

Words with the same origin as sarcocele

Descendants of -cele
adenocele amniocele blastocele bronchocele choledochocele encephalocele enterocele galactocele glossocele hepatocele keratocele laparocele lymphocele merocele mucocele omphalocele pneumatocele proctocele pseudocele rectocele spermatocele ureterocele urethrocele urocele varicocele
Descendants of sarco-
calcineurin calsarcin sarcoblast sarcocarp sarcoderm sarcoid sarcolite sarcology sarcomere sarcomeric sarcophagous sarcophile sarcoseptum sarcosis sarcosphere sarcotheca sarcotoxin