enlarged ovary


enlarged ovary
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English-Russian dictionary of medicine. . 2015.

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  • ovary — [ō′və rē] n. pl. ovaries [ModL ovarium < L ovum,EGG1] 1. Anat. Zool. a female reproductive gland producing eggs and, in vertebrates, sex hormones 2. Bot. the enlarged, hollow part of the pistil or gynoecium, containing ovules: see PISTIL… …   English World dictionary

  • ovary — /oh veuh ree/, n., pl. ovaries. 1. Anat., Zool. the female gonad or reproductive gland, in which the ova and the hormones that regulate female secondary sex characteristics develop. 2. Bot. the enlarged lower part of the pistil in angiospermous… …   Universalium

  • Ovary — The female gonad, the ovary is one of a pair of reproductive glands in women. They are located in the pelvis, one on each side of the uterus. Each ovary is about the size and shape of an almond. The ovaries produce eggs (ova) and female hormones …   Medical dictionary

  • ovary — noun (plural ries) Etymology: New Latin ovarium, from Latin ovum egg Date: 1658 1. one of the typically paired essential female reproductive organs that produce eggs and in vertebrates female sex hormones 2. the enlarged rounded usually basal… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ovary — o•va•ry [[t]ˈoʊ və ri[/t]] n. pl. ries 1) anat. zool. the female gonad or reproductive gland, in which the ova and the female sex hormones develop 2) bot the enlarged lower part of the pistil in flowering plants enclosing the ovules or new seeds… …   From formal English to slang

  • ovary — /ˈoʊvəri / (say ohvuhree) noun (plural ovaries) 1. Anatomy, Zoology the female gonad or reproductive gland, in which the ova, or eggs, develop and the hormones that regulate female secondary sex characteristics are produced. 2. Botany the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • ovary — 1. Enlarged basal portion of the pistil of a plant flower that contains the ovules. 2. The reproduction organ in female animals in which eggs are produced …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • Polycystic ovary syndrome — This article needs more medical references for verification. Please review the contents of the article and add the appropriate references if you can. Help may also be requested at Wikipedia:WikiProject Medicine. Please remove this message after… …   Wikipedia

  • polycystic ovary syndrome — or Stein Leventhal syndrome Endocrine disorder in women, characterized by high androgen levels and infrequent or absent ovulation (see reproductive system). It causes a high proportion of female infertility cases. Symptoms vary but often include… …   Universalium

  • polycystic ovary syndrome — PCOS; = Stein Leventhal syndrome a heterogeneous disorder characterized by amenorrhoea or oligomenorrhoea (absent or infrequent menstrual periods), hirsutism and other features of hyperandrogenism, and enlarged ovaries with multiple small cysts… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • polycystic ovary syndrome — PCOS. A condition marked by infertility, enlarged ovaries, menstrual problems, high levels of male hormones, excess hair on the face and body, acne, and obesity. Women with PCOS have an increased risk of diabetes, high blood pressure, heart… …   English dictionary of cancer terms


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