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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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We had to perform laparoscopic surgery, during which the cyst was removed from each ovary, and both ovaries were untwisted to their normal position.
It will take more time and research before a long-term synthetic ovary could be considered.
It is a type of germ cell tumor in the ovary that may contain several types of tissues such as hair, teeth, bone and thyroid.
Sex cord stromal tumours of the ovary are rare tumours comprising 4% of the total.
Polycystic ovary syndrome is a whole person problem, with several metabolic (body chemistry) features which lead to the classical features of being overweight, having infrequent - if any - periods, and difficulty with carbohydrate metabolism.
This article describes a rare association between MTC and endometrioma in the same ovary and discusses imagery, pathology and treatment of this exceedingly rare entity.
Maretto, Changes in Tomato Ovary Transcriptome Demonstrate Complex Hormonal Regulation of Fruit Set, New Phytol.
The origin of infertility in the hyperplasic ovary of ex-fissiparous planarians remains poorly understood.
Ultrasonography (US) results showed a small follicular cyst on the right ovary and a simple cyst on the left ovary.
Undescended ovary is a rare entity and usually presentedas a case report.
Although the incidence of bilateral dermoid cysts varies from 10-15%, multiple ovarian mature cystic teratomas in the same ovary are very rare.
Objective: To determine the biochemical and hormonal differences in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) patients with and without polycystic ovary (PCO) morphology and to evaluate the outcomes resulting from those differences.
The surgery was done considering a malignant ovarian tumour and the specimen consisted grossly of 2 solid/cystic masses 14x10x5 and 7x6x4, arising from the right and left ovary respectively.