parovarian


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parovarian

 [par″o-va´re-an]
1. beside the ovary.
2. pertaining to the epoöphoron.

par·o·var·i·an

(par'ō-var'ē-ăn),
1. Relating to the paroophoron.
2. Adjacent or in proximity to the ovary. Synonym(s): paraovarian

parovarian

/par·ovar·i·an/ (par″o-var´e-an)
1. beside the ovary.
2. pertaining to the epoöphoron.

parovarian

[per′ōver′ē·ən]
Etymology: Gk, para + L, ovum, egg
pertaining to residual tissues in the area near the fallopian tubes and the ovary.

par·o·var·i·an

(par'ō-var'ē-ăn)
1. Relating to the paroophoron.
2. Beside or in the neighborhood of the ovary.

parovarian

1. beside the ovary.
2. pertaining to the parovarium (epoophoron).

parovarian cyst
developmental remnants of the mesonephric duct system; thin-walled sacs distended with clear fluid located in the mesosalpinx and the infundibulum of the oviduct. They appear to have no effect on fertility.
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Ovarian torsion is usually the consequence of an underlying ovarian lesion, most commonly dermoid or parovarian cysts.