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n.1.(Anat.) The fold of peritoneum connecting the ovary with the wall of the abdominal cavity.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Microscopic features that raise the possibility that an ovarian tumor might be metastatic include a bilateral, multinodular growth pattern, implants on the surface of the ovary, and numerous emboli of metastatic carcinoma in lymphatic spaces, especially in the hilum and mesovarium, and an unusual microscopic pattern for a primary ovarian tumor, such as goblet cells in an inappropriate histologic setting, a signet ring cell appearance, or an Indian file pattern of invasion,[9] but in this case, all features were absent except bilateral involvement.
The ovaries were attached to the dorsal median line of the coelom by a short mesovarium. The length, width and the weight of the gonads were in relation to the body cavity, and more particularly, their colour indicated the degree of maturity during different months of the year.
(2009) found in lapascopic ovariectomy group, few dogs had minor bleeding from puncture of tiny vessel in mesovarium when transabdominal suture was being placed.
Multiple nodular masses were attached to the mesentery and mesovarium, and a large (6 X 2 X 1-cm) mass extended from the infundibulum of the oviduct (Fig 2).
The lobes form a single organ attached to the abdominal cavity by a black mesenteric tissue called the mesovarium. One side of the ovarian wall is made of an ovigerous membrane and connective tissue.