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noun, Pathology.
inflammation of a salpinx.
inflammation of a Fallopian tube

salpingitis sal·pin·gi·tis (sāl’pĭn-jī’tĭs)
Inflammation of a fallopian tube or eustachian tube.
sal’pin·git’ic (-jĭt’ĭk) adj.


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    salpingitis isthmica nodosa salpingitis isth·mi·ca no·do·sa (ĭs’mĭ-kə nō-dō’sə) n. See adenosalpingitis.

  • 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.

  • Salpingography

    salpingography sal·pin·gog·ra·phy (sāl’pĭng-gŏg’rə-fē) n. Radiographic visualization of the fallopian tubes after injection of a radiopaque substance.

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