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[oh-uh-fuh-rahy-tis] /ˌoʊ ə fəˈraɪ tɪs/

noun, Pathology.
inflammation of an ovary, usually combined with an inflammation of the Fallopian tubes; ovaritis.
inflammation of an ovary; ovaritis

oophoritis o·o·pho·ri·tis (ō’ə-fə-rī’tĭs)
Inflammation of an ovary. Also called ovaritis.


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