hysterosalpingostomy

[ hĭs′tə-rō-săl′pĭng-gŏstə-mē, -pĭn- ]

n.

Surgical restoration of a connection between the uterus and an occluded fallopian tube.

Nearby words

  1. hysteroplasty,
  2. hysterorrhaphy,
  3. hysterorrhexis,
  4. hysterosalpingectomy,
  5. hysterosalpingography,
  6. hysteroscope,
  7. hysteroscopy,
  8. hysterospasm,
  9. hysterotomy,
  10. hysterotrachelectomy


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