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Medical Term:

perioophorosalpingitis

Pronunciation: per'e-o-of'o-ro-sal'pin-ji'tis

Definition: Inflammation of the peritoneum and other tissues around the ovary and oviduct.

Synonym(s): perisalpingoovaritis

[peri- + Mod. L. oophoron, ovary, + salpinx, trumpet, + -itis, inflammation]

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