oophorostomy

ovariostomy

 [o-var″e-os´tah-me]
incision of an ovary, with drainage; oophorostomy.

oophorostomy

/ooph·o·ros·to·my/ (o-of″ah-ros´tah-me) the creation of an opening into an ovarian cyst.

oophorostomy

(ō-ŏf′ə-rŏs′tə-mē)

o·var·i·os·to·my

(ō-var'ē-os'tŏ-mē)
Establishment of a temporary fistula for drainage of a cyst of the ovary.
Synonym(s): oophorostomy.
[ovario- + G. stoma, mouth]

oophorostomy

incision of an ovarian cyst for drainage purposes.