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ovarian agenesis

Wednesday 17 January 2007

Definition: Absence of ovarian development. Failure of the ovaries to develop.

Etiology

- isolated ovarian agenesis (12673478)
- syndromal ovarian agenesis

  • Turner syndrome

Associations

- unilateral ovarian agenesis (UOA) fallopian tube maldescent (11315298)

Variants

- unilateral ovarian agenesis (UOA) (12673478)
- bilateral ovarian agenesis (BOA)

See also

- streak gonads
- ovarian dysgenesis

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