salpingitis

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noun sal·pin·gi·tis \ˌsal-pən-ˈjī-təs\

Definition of salpingitis

  1. :  inflammation of a fallopian or eustachian tube

Origin and Etymology of salpingitis

New Latin, from salping-, salpinx fallopian or eustachian tube, from Greek, trumpet


First Known Use: 1860


Medical Dictionary

salpingitis

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noun sal·pin·gi·tis \ˌsal-pən-ˈjīt-əs\

Medical Definition of salpingitis

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salpingitides

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  1. :  inflammation of a fallopian or eustachian tube


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