- Described by or attributed to Italian anatomist Gabriello Fallopio.
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Examples from the Web for fallopian
In vitro fertilization, artificial insemination, egg transplants, surrogacy, fallopian Xeroxing—I have no interest.I Refuse to Freeze My Eggs!
August 17, 2010
An inflammation of the Fallopian tube is therefore called salpingitis.
The Greek name for the Fallopian tube is salpinx (salpinx in Greek means tube).
But the Fallopian tubes, named after Fallopius, were not his discovery.
No, says another, they take up their abode in the Fallopian tubes.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 9 (of 10)
Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
The ovum on leaving the ovary is received by the fimbriated extremity of the Fallopian tube, down which it slowly travels.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)
Francis Maitland Balfour