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tubal
American English: /ˈt(j)ubəl/
British English: /ˈtjuːb(ə)l/

Translation of tubal in Spanish:

adjective

  • (Medicine)
    tubárico
    de las trompas de Falopio
    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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