Related formspseu·do·var·i·an, adjectivesub·o·var·i·an, adjectivetrans·o·var·i·an, adjective
Examples from the Web for ovarian
Women with HBOC hold a lifetime risk of 50-85 percent for breast cancer and 15-40 percent for ovarian cancer.Study Shows “Angelina Effect” Leads to Unnecessary Procedures for Some Breast Cancer Patients|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD|May 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her mother, after a nearly decade-long struggle, succumbed to ovarian cancer in 2007 at age 56.
He had previously been married to Grand Slam tennis star Maureen “Little Mo” Connnelly, who had died from ovarian cancer.Komen for the Cure: How the Group's Founder Courted Controversy|Sandra McElwaine|February 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Women who give birth after age 35 are 58 percent less likely to get ovarian cancer than women who never had children.
Mothers who breastfeed may be at less risk for developing breast and ovarian cancer.
Muller's thread: the common terminal thread of all the ovarian tubes.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
They lie near the external surface; the first pair of latero-ventral oblique muscles passing between them and the ovarian sack.A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 2 of 2)|Charles Darwin
This area will be spoken of as the ovarian area or region, since the primitive ova are confined to it.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
Section through the ovarian region of the same embryo as fig. 8, at its point of maximum development.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume IV (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
Ovarian follicles and oviducal eggs were recorded separately for the right and left sides.