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Related to anovular: anovular menstruation

anovular

 [an-ov´u-lar]
not accompanied by ovulation.

an·ov·u·la·to·ry

(an-ov'yū-lă-tōr-ē),
Absence of the development of a mature ovarian follicle and/or the discharge of the oocyte during a menstrual cycle.
Synonym(s): anovular

anovular

/an·ov·u·lar/ (an-ov´u-ler) anovulatory.

an·ov·u·lar

(an-ov'yū-lăr)
Absence of discharge of an oocyte or ovum from the ovary during an ovarian cycle.

anovular

not associated with ovulation.
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The anovular conditions in this study may be due to non-existence of an LH surge which is needed for ovulation and resultantly the animal remains anovulated.
argues that many Catholic couples eventually saw rhythm as a threat to marital happiness and, absent some other recourse, were left to decide whether a life of misery was "any less a violation of God's law than prayerful, responsible use of, say, the anovular Pill" (186).
The three patterns characteristic of catamenial epilepsy were perimenstrual or periovulatory exacerbations during normal cycles, and exacerbations during the second half of anovular cycles (Ann.