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Related to ovulatory: ovulatory phase, Periovulatory

ov·u·la·to·ry

(ov'yū-lă-tō-rē, ō'vū-),
Relating to ovulation.

ovulatory

[ov′yələtôr′ē]
Etymology: L, ovum
pertaining to ovulation.

o·vu·la·to·ry

(ov'yū-lă-tō-rē)
Relating to ovulation.
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Using a multivariate-adjusted relative risk of ovulatory disorder comparing women in the highest and lowest quintiles (confidence interval 95%, p value <0.
Bivariate testing was used to determine which of the following variables should be incorporated into the multivariate model: current age, residence, education, wealth quintile, marital status, awareness of the ovulatory cycle, years since sexual debut, whether it would be a problem to get permission to see a doctor, the desire to have a child within two years and whether a woman had ever given birth.
There are two types of dysmenorrhea: Primary dysmenorrhea with menstrual pain but without pelvic pathology occurring during ovulatory menstrual cycles and secondary dysmenorrhea with menstrual pain associated with pelvic pathology.
Determining whether the bleeding is ovulatory or anovulatory is a central part of the evaluation, as anovulation is one of the most common causes of abnormal uterine bleeding.
Recent findings suggest that non-heme iron intake may reduce the risk of ovulatory infertility.
They include menstrual and ovulatory cycles, certain foods, weather changes, inadequate rest, strong odors, bright or flashing lights and stress.
Studies indicate such drugs alone or in combination with ovulatory medications such as clomiphene, may be effective for both infertility and other symptoms of PCOS.
In 82 percent of Plan B-treated cycles, follicles failed to rupture within the five-day period following treatment (the maximum time span sperm would survive in the female reproductive tract), or there was some significant ovulatory dysfunction.
In 82 percent of Plan B--treated cycles, follicles failed to rupture within the five-day period following treatment (the maximum time span sperm would survive in the female reproductive tract), or there was some significant ovulatory dysfunction.
To evaluate the expression of Cx26, Cx32, Cx37 and Cx43 during the periovulatory period, ovaries were collected from ewes (n = 5-7/group) injected twice daily with follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) on days 13 and 14 of the estrous cycle, and with FSH and human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG; ovulatory dose) on the morning of day 15 of the estrous cycle.
Correlation of ultrasonic measurement of ovarian follicle size and serum estradiol levels in ovulatory patients following clomiphene citrate for in vitro fertilization.
It also says that, "In all 50 of the women evaluated, the final wave of the IOI was an ovulatory major wave, while preceding waves were either major or minor anovulatory waves.