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salpingectomy

Saltos de línea: sal¦pin|gec¦tomy
Pronunciación: /ˌsalpɪnˈdʒɛktəmi
 
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Definición de salpingectomy en inglés:

sustantivo (plural salpingectomies)

[mass noun]
Surgical removal of the fallopian tubes.
Example sentences
  • Before the advent of laparoscopy, laparotomy with salpingectomy (removal of the fallopian tube through an abdominal incision) was the standard therapy for managing ectopic pregnancy.
  • Although past treatment consisted of an open laparotomy and salpingectomy, current laparoscopic techniques for unruptured ectopic pregnancy emphasize tubal preservation.
  • Where the tubes are irreversibly damaged and there are large, communicating hydrosalpinges, salpingectomy (laparoscopic or open) is recommended as the success of in vitro fertilisation is impaired by their presence.

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