noun, plural salpinges
[sal-pin-jeez] /sælˈpɪn dʒiz/ (Show IPA). Anatomy.
a trumpet-shaped tube, as a Fallopian or Eustachian tube.
noun (pl) salpinges (sælˈpɪndʒiːz)
(anatomy) another name for Fallopian tube, Eustachian tube

salpingian sal·pin·gi·an (sāl-pĭn’jē-ən)
Relating to a fallopian tube or a eustachian tube.

salpinx sal·pinx (sāl’pĭngks)
n. pl. sal·pin·ges (sāl-pĭn’jēz)

See fallopian tube.

See eustachian tube.


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  • Salpingitis

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  • Salpingitis isthmica nodosa

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  • Salpingo-

    1. a combining form representing salpinx, in compound words: salpingotomy. adjective, combining form 1. indicating the Fallopian tubes: salpingo-oophorectomy salpingo- or salping- pref. Salpinx: salpingitis.

  • Salpingocele

    salpingocele sal·pin·go·cele (sāl-pĭng’gə-sēl’) n. Hernia of a fallopian tube.

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