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Cervicitis

inflammation of the uterine cervix

Oophoritis

inflammation of one or both ovaries

Endometriosis

the presence of endometrium elsewhere than in the lining of the uterus

Vulvovaginitis

inflammation of the vulva and the vagina

Fetus

the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception to birth

Gestation

growth process from conception to birth

Ovum

Female gamete

Neonatology

study of newborns and the treatment of their disorders

Placenta

the vascular structure in the uterus of most mammals providing oxygen and nutrients for and transferring wastes from the developing fetus

Follicle-Stimulating Hormone

a hormone released by the pituitary gland that stimulates the production of sperm in the male and growth of the follicle (which produces the egg) in the female.

Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy

removal of both fallopian tubes and ovaries

Metrorrhagia

bleeding from the uterus that is not due to menstruation

Gynecomastia

Excessive growth of male mammary glands

Pelvic Exenteration

Removal of internal and reproductive organs in the region of the hip

Endometrial Carcinoma

cancer of the uterine lining

Gravida

a pregnant woman

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