Recent Examples of oophorectomy from the Web
All of the women reached menopause naturally, none because of a hysterectomy, oophorectomy, radiation therapy or chemotherapy.
The surgery is known as a bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (BSO).
Depending on the location of the pregnancy, other excisions, such as an oophorectomy (removal of the ovary) might be needed in place of or in addition to the salpingectomy.
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Origin and Etymology of oophorectomy
First Known Use: 1872See Words from the same year
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