How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"cyst" is from "kustis" (bladder) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A word ending that indicates a cavity or bladder. Created by people to expand meaning of words. Can be added to the end of many words.
Examples of how the word is used
|The cyst wall consists of five distinct layers (from inside to outside): metacyst, endocyst, mesocyst, ectocyst, and the pericyst.|
|Large pseudocysts can extend into the pelvis.|