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Congenital absence of an ovary in a Nigerian woman

Authors
Journal
International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics
0020-7292
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Volume
29
Issue
4
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1016/0020-7292(89)90364-0
Keywords
  • Ovary
  • Absence
  • Congenital

Abstract

Abstract A case of unilateral absence of the left ovary in a 45-year-old grand multiparous Nigerian woman is reported. Congenital absence of a gonad is extremely rare and it indicates a genetic or chromosomal error in the formation of the urogenital ridge.

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