Pronunciation: (oh-VAYR-ee-un)

Having to do with the ovaries, the female reproductive glands in which the ova (eggs) are formed. The ovaries are located in the pelvis, one on each side of the uterus.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

Date last modified: 2006-09-28Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Primary Peritoneal CancerCáncer de ovario, de trompa de Falopio y primario de peritoneo