ovariohysterectomy


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ovariohysterectomy

(ō-vâr′ē-ō-hĭs′tə-rĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of one ovary or both ovaries and the uterus.

ovariohysterectomy

[-his′tərek′təmē]
the surgical removal of the uterus and ovaries.

o·var·i·o·hys·ter·ec·to·my

(ō-var'ē-ō-his-tĕr-ek'tŏ-mē)
Removal of ovaries and uterus.
Synonym(s): oophorohysterectomy.
[ovario- + G. hystera, uterus, + ektomē, excision]

ovariohysterectomy

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.

ovariohysterectomy hooks
see spay hook.
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Video-assisted ovariohysterectomy in domestic cats (Felis catus, Linnaeus, 1758) using two access portals.
An ovariohysterectomy should be performed if the prolapsed tissue is damaged and tissue viability is compromised (Biddle and Macintire, 2000; Feldman and Nelson, 1996; Jutkowitz, 2005).
Comparison of long-term effects of ovariectomy versus ovariohysterectomy in bitches.
Behavior after ovariohysterectomy in the dog: What's normal.
Making a rational choice between ovariectomy and ovariohysterectomy in the dog: a discussion of the benefits of either technique.
The objective ofthis trial was to evaluate the effects of an analgesic combination with dextropropoxiphene, lidocaine, xylazine and ketamine on 15 female dogs submitted to ovariohysterectomy.
Effects evaluation of two anesthetic protocols in ovariohysterectomy surgery on hemogram, creatinine, BUN, ALT, PA in canine females
The surgical procedure to remove all reproductive organs of a female is a/an ovariohysterectomy.
The surgical procedure referred to as spaying ("neutering" is usually reserved for male animals) is medically termed an ovariohysterectomy.
Comparison of oral and subcutaneous small animals administration of buprenorphine and meloxicam for preemptive analgesia in cats undergoing ovariohysterectomy.
EVALUATION OF FOUR PROTOCOLS OF ANESTHESIA ON CHANGES IN VITAL FUNCTIONS IN THE CANINE OVARIOHYSTERECTOMY
The mass was removed using a routine ovariohysterectomy operation (Fig.