Definición de fallopian tube en inglés:

fallopian tube

Silabificación: fal·lo·pi·an tube
Pronunciación: /fəˈlōpēən ˌt(y)o͞ob
 
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sustantivo

  • (In a female mammal) either of a pair of tubes along which eggs travel from the ovaries to the uterus.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Fertilization is accomplished in vitro and fertilized eggs are surgically transferred to the Fallopian tubes approximately 24 hours after the egg retrieval.
    • In Germany, Dr. Kurt Senn used a scope called a laparoscope or flank scope inserted below the umbilicus to close off Fallopian tubes in sterilization operations.
    • We do know that progesterone is secreted during the menstrual cycle, and it promotes changes in the uterine endometrium and the Fallopian tubes.

Origen

early 18th century: from Fallopius, Latinized form of the name of Gabriello Fallopio (1523–62), the Italian anatomist who first described them.

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