Definitions for salpingectomy
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surgical removal of one or both Fallopian tubes
Surgical removal of the Fallopian tubes
Salpingectomy refers to the surgical removal of a Fallopian tube. It is often related to tubal pregnancies and is a procedure that is preferred over its ovarian tube-sparing counterparts due to the high rate of recurrence in said ectopic pregnancies.
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