oophoritis


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oophoritis

[‚ō·ə·fə′rīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the ovaries.
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No hospitalized mumps case-patients also had been given a code for oophoritis.
Mumps meningitis has been reported in 1%-10%, mumps pancreatitis in 4%, and mumps oophoritis in 5% of persons with mumps (3,25,26).
Seven cases of xanthogranulomatous salpingitis, 3 cases of xanthogranulomatous oophoritis, and 4 cases of xanthogranulomatous salpingitis and oophoritis have been reported to date,[2,12,13,16-22] some under other diagnoses, such as xanthomatous salpingiosis, tubal xanthomatosis, xanthogranuloma of the ovary, and pelvic inflammatory pseudotumor.
Several similar reported cases, sufficiently different histologically from xanthogranulomatous salpingitis and oophoritis, are not included in this list.