Charles Louis Davis and Samuel Wesley Thompson DVM Foundation

For the Advancement of Veterinary and Comparative Pathology

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  • SPECIES:
    • FELINE
  • SYSTEM:
    • REPRODUCTIVE
  • ORGAN:
    • OVARY
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • OVARIAN CYST, PRESUMPTIVE CYSTIC RETE OVARII
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • WOLF-WILSON
  • INSTITUTION:
    • [Other] - Personal
  • GENPATH:
    • DEGENERATION
  • COMMENTS:
    • Cysts in and around the ovary may be divided into paraovarian cysts (cysts of the epioophoron), cysts of paramesonephric duct remnants, and cystic rete. Cystic ovarian retes are common in the queen and may result in ovarian destruction.