salpingotomy

[ sal-ping-got-uh-mee ]
/ ˌsæl pɪŋˈgɒt ə mi /

noun, plural sal·pin·got·o·mies. Surgery.

incision of a Fallopian tube.

Nearby words

  1. salpingopexy,
  2. salpingopharyngeal muscle,
  3. salpingoplasty,
  4. salpingorrhaphy,
  5. salpingostomy,
  6. salpinx,
  7. salsa,
  8. salsa verde,
  9. salsify,
  10. salt

Origin of salpingotomy

First recorded in 1895–1900; salpingo- + -tomy

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Medicine definitions for salpingotomy

salpingotomy

[ săl′pĭng-gŏtə-mē ]

n.

Incision of a fallopian tube.

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