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Inflammation of the ovaries.

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  • In girls, ovaritis, or inflammation of the ovaries may be present.
  • They may have a severe inflammation of the ovaries (ovaritis or o√∂phoritis) or the inflammation may be so mild as to escape notice.
  • Among the six exceptions, one had been healthy until twenty-one, and then had suffered from ovaritis, so that, although engaging in the work of a healthy woman, she...
  • A careful local examination of the pelvic organs, by an expert, disclosed no lesion or displacement there, no ovaritis or other inflammation.
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