tuboplasty

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tu·bo·plas·ty (tooґbo-plas″te) 1. plastic repair of a tube, such as the uterine tube (2. salpingoplasty) or auditory tube (eustachian tuboplasty). salpingoplasty. tuboplastic adj

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  • tuboplasty — tu·bo·plas·ty (to͞oʹbō plăs tē, tyo͞oʹ ) n. pl. tu·bo·plas·ties Surgical repair of one or both fallopian tubes. * * * …   Universalium

  • tuboplasty — noun Surgery to repair one or both of the fallopian tubes. Syn: salpingoplasty …   Wiktionary

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  • Tuboplastia — La tuboplastia es una intervención quirúrgica que permite corregir la infertilidad femenina causada por la obstrucción o adhesión de las trompas de Falopio. Es por tanto una forma de tecnología de reproducción asistida que era muy usada en los… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Assisted reproductive technology — (ART) is a general term referring to methods used to achieve pregnancy by artificial or partially artificial means. It is reproductive technology used in infertility treatment, which is the only application routinely used today of reproductive… …   Wikipedia

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  • salpingoplasty — Plastic surgery of the fallopian tubes. SYN: tuboplasty. [salpingo + G. plastos, formed] * * * sal·pin·go·plas·ty sal piŋ gə .plas tē n, pl ties plastic surgery of a fallopian tube * * * sal·pin·go·plas·ty (sal pingґgo plas″te) [salpingo +… …   Medical dictionary

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