salpingoperitonitis

[ săl-pĭng′gō-pĕr′ĭ-tn-ītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of a fallopian tube, the perisalpinx, and the peritoneum.

Nearby words

  1. sedimentation constant,
  2. sedimentation rate,
  3. sedimentation tank,
  4. sedimentation test,
  5. sedimentator,
  6. sedimentometer,
  7. sedition,
  8. seditionary,
  9. seditious,
  10. seditiously


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