salpingectomy


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sal·pin·gec·to·my

 (săl′pĭn-jĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. sal·pin·gec·to·mies
Surgical removal of the fallopian tube. Also called tubectomy.

salpingectomy

(ˌsælpɪnˈdʒɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical removal of a Fallopian tube
[C20: from salpinx + -ectomy]

salpingectomy

Surgery to remove or sever one or both fallopian tubes.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.salpingectomy - surgical removal of one or both Fallopian tubes
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
Translations
salpingectomiesalpingotomie

sal·pin·gec·to·my

n. salpingectomía, extirpación de una o de ambas trompas de Falopio.
References in periodicals archive ?
Cases of ovarian cystic lesions which underwent cystectomy, oophorectomy or hysterectomy with bilateral/ unilateral salpingectomy which were received in the department of pathology were included in the study.
For a woman not at risk of hereditary-related ovarian cancer, opportunistic salpingectomy would appear to reduce the risk of ovarian cancer.
In 14 cases, another procedure was completed during the operation, including 6 repairs of umbilical hernia, 1 extirpation of a mesenteric cyst, 1 drainage of a liver cyst, 1 extirpation of a benign abdominal wall tumor, 1 bilateral TEP hernia repair, 1 resection of a fistula between the transverse colon and the gallbladder, 1 liver biopsy for suspected neoplasm, 1 salpingectomy and 1 Nissen fundoplication.
A left salpingectomy was performed using bipolar electrocoagulation to prevent massive hemorrhage and ischemic necrosis.
Reported cases have been treated by oophorectomy, with or without salpingectomy and total abdominal hysterectomy.
Right salpingectomy was done, and the specimen was sent for histopathological examination which later confirmed on the microscopy the presence of chorionic villi of variable sizes, some cystically dilated and focal trophoblastic proliferation.
For this reason some professional societies now recommend discussion of opportunistic salpingectomy at the time of hysterectomy for benign conditions to reduce this risk [13,14].
Of the 27 women enrolled, 24 (88.9%) had bilateral proximal obstruction and 3 (11.1%) had unilateral obstruction (they had previous unilateral salpingectomy).
She finally underwent total colectomy along with total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingectomy, and pathology revealed no evidence of residual adenocarcinoma in the colon.
In June 2016, she underwent total abdominal hysterectomy, bilateral salpingectomy, and adhesiolysis.