Descriptor English: Ovariectomy
Descriptor Spanish: Ovariectomía
Descriptor ovariectomía
Entry term(s) castración femenina
Scope note: Extirpación quirúrgica de uno o ambos ovarios.
Descriptor Portuguese: Ovariectomia
Descriptor French: Ovariectomie
Entry term(s): Bilateral Ovariectomies
Bilateral Ovariectomy
Castration, Female
Castrations, Female
Female Castration
Female Castrations
Ovariectomies, Bilateral
Ovariectomy, Bilateral
Tree number(s): E04.270.282.685
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The surgical removal of one or both ovaries.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Castration (1966-1985)
Public MeSH Note: 86
History Note: 86
DeCS ID: 23534
Unique ID: D010052
NLM Classification: WP 320
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Date Established: 1986/01/01
Date of Entry: 1985/06/07
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Ovariectomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0015594
Scope note The surgical removal of one or both ovaries.
Preferred term Ovariectomy
Entry term(s) Oophorectomies
Castration, Female - Narrower
Concept UI M0360933
Scope note Surgical removal of both ovaries.
Preferred term Castration, Female
Entry term(s) Bilateral Ovariectomies
Bilateral Ovariectomy
Castrations, Female
Female Castration
Female Castrations
Ovariectomies, Bilateral
Ovariectomy, Bilateral

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