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hydrosalpinx

Pronunciation: hi'dro-sal'pinks

Definition: Accumulation of serous fluid in the fallopian tube, often an end result of pyosalpinx.

Synonym(s): hydrops tubae

[hydro- + G. salpinx, trumpet]

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