The recesses of the pelvis are carefully cleaned by gentle sponging, and the parietal incision is closed as after ovariotomy.
The improvement in securing the pedicle has played an important part in the development of ovariotomy.
When an ovarian tumour is discovered during labour and it impedes delivery, ovariotomy should be performed.
Very many cases are known in which women have been twice submitted to ovariotomy.
He charged $500 for an ovariotomy that he went to Nashville, Tenn., to do.
The death-rate after ovariotomy is hard to estimate, especially as surgeons differ widely in the classification of the cases.
When intestines are accidentally opened in the course of an ovariotomy they require the most careful attention.
The patient is prepared in the same manner, and the same instruments are required, as for ovariotomy.
ovariotomy was not considered a justifiable operation until the excellent results of individual operators were obtained.
In many cases in which ovariotomy is urgently indicated during pregnancy, the pedicle will be found twisted.
ovariotomy o·var·i·ot·o·my (ō-vâr'ē-ŏt'ə-mē)
Incision into an ovary, as to perform a biopsy. Also called oophorotomy.