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the organ that bears the ovules of a flower

(vertebrates) one of usually two organs that produce ova and secrete estrogen and progesterone

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adopted during the study has been reported to be highly effective on the both follicular and luteal cysts (Lopez-Gaitus and Lopez-Bejar, 2002) and is considered to be the treatment of choice in cystic ovary condition.
There is also a condition called Poly Cystic Ovary Syndrome which causes a woman to be overweight and have trouble producing eggs.
Clomiphene citrate is an orally active synthetic compound with estrogenic as well as anti estrogenic properties, which has traditionally been used as the treatment of choice in women with an ovulation in Poly cystic ovary syndrome.
Poly cystic ovary syndrome is defined by the presence of at least two out of the following three criteria; i) chronic oligoanovulation, ii) hyperandrogenism and iii) polycystic ovaries on imaging3,4.
She underwent right salpingo-oophorectomy and gross examination revealed an enlarged irregularly surfaced cystic ovary with an intact capsule.