Oophorectomy

Oophorectomy i (from Greek ᾠοφόρος, ōophóros, `egg-bearing` + ἐκτομή, ektomḗ, `a cutting out of`) is the surgical removal of an ovary or ovaries. The surgery is also called ovariectomy, but this term has been traditionally used in basic science research to describe the surgical removal of ovaries in laboratory animals. Remov...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oophorectomy

Oophorectomy

• (n.) Ovariotomy.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/oophorectomy/

oophorectomy

<procedure, surgery> The removal of an ovary or ovaries. ... Synonym: ovariectomy. ... Origin: Gr. Ektom = excision ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

oophorectomy

(o″of-ә-rek´tә-me) removal of one or both ovaries; done for tumors, severe infection, or certain other ovarian disorders. If this is done to a girl who has not yet reached puberty, it prevents the development of secondary sex characters. If both ovaries are removed from an adult woman, reproduction is ...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001

oophorectomy

(oophor- + Gr. ektom excision) the removal of an ovary or ovaries; called also ovariectomy.
Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio61.html

oophorectomy

ovariectomy noun surgical removal of one of both ovaries
Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

Oophorectomy

A surgical operation which removes one or both ovaries. The procedure is generally performed when ovarian cysts or ovarian cancer are present. Risks involved with the surgery include increased risk of cardiovascular disease, increased bone fracture risk and risk of earlier death. Hormone replacement therapy can help address these concerns.
Found on http://www.pregnology.com/Pregnancy-dictionary/

Oophorectomy

An operation to remove an ovary.
Found on http://www.gadsbywicks.co.uk/uploaded/3822.pdf

Oophorectomy

An operation to remove the ovaries.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21474

oophorectomy

oophorectomy, ovariectomy The excision or removal of one or both ovaries by surgery.
Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/1482/

Oophorectomy

Oophorectomy: The removal of one or both ovaries by surgery. Also known as ovariectomy.
Found on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=4643

Oophorectomy

Removal of an ovary or ovaries (bilateral); also called ovariectomy.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21420

Oophorectomy

Removal of an ovary or ovaries (bilateral); also called ovariectomy.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21574

Oophorectomy

Removal of one or both ovaries
Found on http://www.dwp.gov.uk/medical/med_conditions/glossary.html

oophorectomy

Surgery to remove one or both ovaries.
Found on http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary?expand=O

Oophorectomy

Surgically removing either one or both the ovaries.
Found on http://www.buzzle.com/articles/medical-glossary-definitions-of-medical-term

Oophorectomy

The surgical removal of one or both ovaries.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21429

Oophorectomy

the surgical removal of one or both ovaries; used to treat the growth of ovarian cysts or tumours
Found on http://www.medichecks.com/glossary.cfm?ltr=O

oophorectomy

Type: Term Pronunciation: ō′of-ō-rek′tŏ-mē Synonyms: ovariectomy
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=62690

oophorectomy

[n] - surgical removal of one of both ovaries
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=oophorectomy
No exact match found