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inflammation of the uterine cervix


inflammation of one or both ovaries


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


inflammation of the vulva and the vagina


the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception to birth


growth process from conception to birth


Female gamete


study of newborns and the treatment of their disorders


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


bleeding from the uterus that is not due to menstruation


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


a pregnant woman

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