TITLE

ova

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1552
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "ova" is presented. This term is the plural form of the word ovum, which is the reproductive cell of the female. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21238932

 

Related Articles

  • intraovarian.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1133 

    A definition of the term "intraovarian" is presented, which means within the ovary.

  • oo-.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1521 

    A definition of the medical term "oo-" is presented. Oo- is a combining form meaning egg or ovary. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • ovarian reserve.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1553 

    A definition of the medical term "ovarian reserve" is presented. This term refers to the number of remaining follicles or oocytes in the ovaries. The number usually declines with age and as a result of some kinds of chemotherapy. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical...

  • ovarium.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1553 

    A definition of the medical term "ovarium" is presented. This term refers to the ovary which is one of the two almond-shaped glands of women that produces the ovum and three hormones, namely, estrogen, progesterone and inhibin. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary,"...

  • ovary.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1553 

    A definition of the medical term "ovary" is presented. This term refers to one of the two almond-shaped glands of women that produces the ovum and three hormones, namely, estrogen, progesterone and inhibin. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A....

  • empty follicle syndrome.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p693 

    A definition of the medical term "empty follicle syndrome" is presented, which refers to the absence of oocytes in the stimulated follicle of the ovary.

  • ookinesis.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1521 

    A definition of the medical term "ookinesis" is presented. Ookinesis refers to the mitosis of oogonia in the embryonic ovary to form primary oocytes. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • ootid.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1523 

    A definition of the medical term "ootid" is presented. Ootid refers to the ovum after first maturation has been completed and the second meiotic division has begun. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • oval.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1552 

    A definition of the medical term "oval" is presented. This term indicates that a particular subject concerns an ovum or has an elliptical shape like an egg. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.The pronunciation of the term is also provided.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of NEW JERSEY STATE LIBRARY

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics