ovariohysterectomy(redirected from ovariohysterectomy hooks)
Surgical removal of one ovary or both ovaries and the uterus.
the surgical removal of the uterus and ovaries.
Removal of ovaries and uterus.
[ovario- + G. hystera, uterus, + ektomē, excision]
surgical excision of the ovaries and the uterus, used as a means of preventing pregnancy and ovarian cyclicity, and for removal of a diseased uterus. The common 'spay' operation in dogs and cats.
see spay hook.