Ovary - nontumor
Infectious disorders
Gonorrhea

Author: Mohiedean Ghofrani, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 18 September 2017, last major update August 2011

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PubMed Search: Ovarian gonorrhea

Cite this page: Ghofrani, M. Gonorrhea. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/ovarynontumorgonorrhea.html. Accessed November 18th, 2017.
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