oophoropexy


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ovariopexy

 [o-var″e-o-pek´se]
the operation of elevating and fixing an ovary to the abdominal wall.

o·oph·or·o·pex·y

(ō-of'ōr-ō-pek'sē),
Surgical fixation or suspension of an ovary.
[oophoro- + G. pēxis, fixation]

oophoropexy

/ooph·o·ro·pexy/ (o-of´ah-ro-pek″se) ovariopexy.

o·oph·or·o·pex·y

(ō-of'ŏr-ō-pek'sē)
Surgical fixation or suspension of an ovary.
[oophoro- + G. pēxis, fixation]

oophoropexy

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Normal ovarian function can be preserved for up to 15 years in patients receiving oophoropexy before cancer treatment, according to research presented at the meeting.