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Struma ovarii

struma ovarii struma o·var·i·i (ŏ-vâr’ē-ī’)
A rare ovarian tumor composed mostly of thyroid tissue.


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  • Strumectomy

    noun, plural strumectomies. Surgery. 1. excision of part or all of a goiter. strumectomy stru·mec·to·my (strōō-měk’tə-mē) n. Surgical removal of all or a portion of a goitrous tumor.

  • Strumiform

    strumiform stru·mi·form (strōō’mə-fôrm’) adj. Resembling goiter.

  • Strumitis

    strumitis stru·mi·tis (strōō-mī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the thyroid gland.

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