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tubal Syllabification: tub·al
Pronunciation: /ˈt(y)o͞obəl/

Definition of tubal in English:


Of, relating to, or occurring in a tube, especially the fallopian tubes.
Example sentences
  • In nulliparous women, in the upright position, their long axis is vertical; it has lateral and mesial surfaces, tubal and uterine extremities and mesovarian and free borders.
  • This fills the uterine cavity, and, with the use of a small telescope inserted into the abdomen, dye will be seen flowing from the tubal opening at the ovary if the tube is patent.
  • Endometriosis, tubal surgery and pelvic surgery result in pelvic and tubal adhesions and abnormal tubal function.
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