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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Aspects of minimally invasive gynecologic surgery that require the use of suture include, but are not limited to, closure of the vaginal cuff, oophoropexy, and reapproximation of the ovarian cortex after cystectomy.
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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.