resistant ovary

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resistant ovary

An ovary that does not respond to follicle stimulating hormone (FSH).

resistant ovary

An ovary that does not produce follicles when stimulated by the release or injection of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH). It is one cause of amenorrhea. Laboratory studies reveal increased levels of FSH and luteinizing hormone (LH).
See also: ovary