ovariohysterectomy

[ō-vâr′ē-ō-hĭs′tə-rĕktə-mē]

n.

The surgical removal of one or both ovaries and the uterus.oophorohysterectomy

Nearby words

  1. ovaries,
  2. ovario-,
  3. ovariocele,
  4. ovariocentesis,
  5. ovariocyesis,
  6. ovariole,
  7. ovariorrhexis,
  8. ovariosalpingectomy,
  9. ovariosalpingitis,
  10. ovariostomy


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