tubo-ovarian cyst


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tubo-ovarian cyst

Etymology: L, tubus + ovum + Gk, kystis, bag
a cyst that forms by adhesion of the ovary at the fimbriated end of the fallopian tube.

tubo-ovarian cyst

An ovarian cyst that ruptures into the lumen of an adherent uterine tube.
See also: cyst