Usage examples for ovarian

  1. Apiol exercises all the virtues of the entire plant, and is especially beneficial for women who are irregular as to their monthly courses because of ovarian debility. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie
  2. The evolutionist, on the other hand, asks what was the origin of this corpora lutea, why should the ruptured ovarian follicles after the escape of the ova in Mammals undergo a progressive development and persist during the greater part of the whole of pregnancy? – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  3. In many species there are twelve ovarian tubes, and they decrease from that number to one; indeed, in one species no ovarian tube at all is present. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  4. In view of these facts it is not surprising that sometimes ovarian disorders abolish menstruation. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  5. It renders important service in ovarian tumours and other diseases of females. – The South of France--East Half by Charles Bertram Black
  6. A man's general notions are not good for much, unless he has a crop of these intellectual ovarian eggs in his own brain, or knows them as they exist in the minds of others. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  7. Abdominal and ovarian dropsy as influencing the position of the viscera. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise
  8. Her mind, like her skin, her hair and her pelvis, is a product of the ovarian endocrines. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  9. If an ingenious dealer takes a dozen eggs from common candled stock, places them in a blue lined box and labels them " Exquisite Ovarian Deposital," he can sell quite a few of them at a long price, but the game has its limits. – The Dollar Hen by Milo M. Hastings
  10. This does not, however, agree with the result of removal of the ovaries in ducks, for this causes the characters of the male to appear, so that the dominance of the female is not a permanent condition of the soma but is dependent on the ovarian hormone. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  11. Besides stomach coughs, one often hears of intestinal and even uterine or ovarian coughs. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  12. As to the ovarian tubes it is possible that their degeneration was an advantage for the workers, in saving energy, and if so selection would favour the degeneration; but how could the presence of eyes diminish the usefulness of the workers to the colony? – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  13. In the F1, when the horned character in the female is only inherited from one side, the hereditary tendency is not enough to overcome the influence of the absence of the testis hormone and presence of the ovarian hormone, and so the horns do not develop. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  14. In women the slower functioning of the endocrines is coincident with the climacteric, as they have been dependent for stimulation upon certain ovarian cells. – Black Oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  15. Independently of the three conditions where excessive menstruation is connected with vaso- motor paralysis, a fourth may be found directly in the excitement of the ovarian plexus of nerves. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  16. With the waning of the ovarian function, the thyroid type will also exhibit its particular flare. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.