SYN: ovarian pregnancy. [G. oon, egg, + kyesis, pregnancy]

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oo·cy·e·sis .ō-ə-sī-'ē-səs n, pl -e·ses -.sēz extrauterine pregnancy in an ovary

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oo·cy·e·sis (o″o-si-eґsis) [oo- + -cyesis] ovarian pregnancy.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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