salpingitis


sal·pin·gi·tis

noun \ˌsal-pən-ˈjī-təs\

Definition of SALPINGITIS

:  inflammation of a fallopian or eustachian tube

Origin of SALPINGITIS

New Latin, from salping-, salpinx fallopian or eustachian tube, from Greek, trumpet
First Known Use: 1860

sal·pin·gi·tis

noun \ˌsal-pən-ˈjīt-əs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural sal·pin·git·i·des \-ˈjit-ə-ˌdēz\

Medical Definition of SALPINGITIS

: inflammation of a fallopian or eustachian tube

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