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gonad

an animal organ in which gametes are produced, such as a testis or an ovary

gonad

[′gō‚nad]
(anatomy)
A primary sex gland; an ovary or a testis.
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"In contrast to the acute effects of reproductive hormones on mood in cycling women, the article highlights a potential neuroprotective effect of gonadal steroids on mood that is delayed and extends into the stable hypoestrogenic and hypoprogestinemic environment of the postmenopause."
The cases were classified in four major groups based on karyotype and gonadal tissue: (1) disorders of gonadal development (DGD) irrespective of the karyotype; (2) 46,XX ovarian DSD; (3) 46,XY testicular DSD; and (4) complex malformations of the external genitalia, defined in this study as others (see Supplementary Material available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4963574).
Talla de madurez gonadal. Los datos de LS de machos y hembras maduros se compararon mediante la prueba estadistica t de Student, para establecer si habia diferencia significativa entre los registros de los dos sexos.
Gonadal pathology and tumor risk in relation to clinical characteristics in patients with 45,X/46,XY mosaicism.
Once the hysterectomy is completed, grasp the round ligament, tube, and uterineovarian pedicle, placing slight tension on the pedicle, and free the right round ligament to ease isolation of the gonadal vessels.
Although male Nile tilapia of the different treatments showed similar morphological characteristics, fish exposed to 24 L:0D exhibited a higher length and weight as well as a lower gonadal weight and gonadosomatic index, which can related to inhibition of gonadal maturation and increased energy invested in somatic growth.
She was managed conservatively and referred to an OB/GYN, who recommended a venogram and left gonadal vein coil embolization.
So-called 'pure gonadal dysgenesis' may be of the XX or XY type, or mixed, in which XX and XY cell lines appear.
The endocrinopathy in the form of gonadal dysfunction may be contributing significantly to the clinical status of the HIV patients, including sexual function, muscle mass, general well-being, and quality of life.
El conocimiento de los patrones endocrinos permite determinar la condicion y capacidad reproductiva al evaluar la actividad gonadal (Schwarzenberger & Brown 2013).
Additionally unknown parasitic cyst was observed at outer epithelium in a male gonadal section of S.