Ovary - nontumor
Infectious disorders
Gonorrhea


Topic Completed: 1 August 2011

Revised: 5 February 2019

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PubMed Search: Ovarian gonorrhea

Mohiedean Ghofrani, M.D.
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Definition / general
Etiology
  • Often begins in Bartholin glands or other vestibular or periurethral glands
  • Spreads to cervix, fallopian tubes, ovaries
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Acute suppurative reaction, tubo-ovarian abscess
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