Definition of ovarian
: of, relating to, or involving an ovary ovarian cancer
Recent Examples of ovarian from the Web
Her husband, Tom O’Connor, said the cause was ovarian cancer.
Ann Carter Stonesifer, a longtime volunteer involved with various cultural and historical organizations, died Wednesday from ovarian cancer at the Brightwood retirement community in Lutherville.
Samuelson, who died after an eight-month battle with ovarian cancer, rose to leadership in the House but left in 2014 at the height of her influence.
The actress, who was best known for her role as Stacey Erickson in the CBS police drama Paris, died in October 2016 after a year-long battle with ovarian cancer.
PARP inhibitors keep cancer cells from fixing problems in their DNA, and some are approved now for some ovarian cancers.
Jordan and colleagues are working with international collaborators to investigate the effects of breast-feeding on ovarian cancer risk.
For a segment of the population with higher rates of a number of conditions, ranging from breast and ovarian cancer to mental health issues, the issue of pre-existing conditions is critical.
Pollex fights to bring more awareness to ovarian cancer, including early diagnosis and symptoms that often go unnoticed.
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Definition of ovarian for English Language Learners
: of or relating to an ovary
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