tubotorsion

[ tōō′bō-tôrshən ]

n.

The twisting of a tubular structure, such as a fallopian tube.

Nearby words

  1. tuboabdominal pregnancy,
  2. tubocurarine,
  3. tubocurarine chloride,
  4. tuboid,
  5. tuboplasty,
  6. tubotympanic,
  7. tubouterine,
  8. tubuai islands,
  9. tubular,
  10. tubular bell


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