Removal of the fatty tissue that covers the abdominal organs.
A layer of protective fatty tissue covering the abdominal organs like an apron.
The study of cancer.
A doctor specialising in the treatment of cancer. A radiation oncologist deals with treatment with radiation and a medical oncologist specialises in treating patients with drugs such as chemotherapy.
Removal of one (unilateral) or both (bilateral) ovaries.
A female reproductive organ in which ova or eggs are produced, present in humans and other vertebrates as a pair.