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o·var·i·an

 (ō-vâr′ē-ən) also o·var·i·al (-əl)
adj.
Of or relating to an ovary.
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o•var•i•an

(oʊˈvɛər i ən)

also o•var′i•al,



adj.
of or pertaining to an ovary.
[1830–40]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ovarian - of or involving the ovaries; "ovarian cancer"
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Translations

ovarian

[əʊˈvɛərɪən] ADJovárico
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

ovarian

[əʊˈvɛəriən] adj [cyst, scan] → ovarien(ne) ovarian cancerovarian cancer ncancer m des ovaires, cancer m ovarien
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

ovarian

adj
(Anat) → des Eierstocks/der Eierstöcke; ovarian cystZyste fim Eierstock
(Bot) → des Fruchtknotens
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

ovarian

[ˌəʊˈvɛərɪən] adjovarico/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

o·var·i·an

a. ovárico-a, rel. a los ovarios.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ovarian

adj ovárico
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References in periodicals archive ?
Francis, M.D., from the University of Melbourne in Australia, and colleagues randomized premenopausal women to five years of tamoxifen, tamoxifen plus ovarian suppression, or exemestane plus ovarian suppression in the Suppression of Ovarian Function Trial (SOFT) and to tamoxifen plus ovarian suppression or exemestane plus ovarian suppression in the Tamoxifen and Exemestane Trial (TEXT).
MEMBERS of the Welsh National Assembly wore white roses in the Senedd on Tuesday, May 8, as part of a charity campaign marking World Ovarian Cancer Day (WOCD).
Ovarian cancer is estimated to affect more than 22,000 women each year and is the fifth leading cause of cancer deaths among women, according to American Cancer Society.
Transplantation of ovarian tissue has been shown to induce puberty and pregnancies successfully.
THIS month is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month - a time when charities come together to raise awareness of a terrible disease which takes the lives of 4,100 women in the UK each year.
A MUM of three whose doctor initially dismissed her bout of ill-health as nothing more than the onset of menopause was actually suffering with ovarian cancer.
Dear Editor March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month - a time when charities come together to raise awareness of a terrible disease which takes the lives of 4100 women in the UK each year.
Identifying the symptoms of ovarian cancer (stomach pain, bloating, feeling full more quickly, and needing to wee more frequently) is currently the best way to diagnose the disease, but most symptoms present in later stages when cancer has already begun to spread.
Moreover, tamoxifen treatment sometimes induces ovarian hyperstimulation, which causes ovarian cysts and supraphysiological levels of serum estrogen [4,5].
Objective: To study the histopathologic pattern of ovarian tumors in different age groups.
Ovarian cancer is the third most common malignancy of female genitalia, and its etiology is still uncertain.