salpingitis isthmica nodosa

sal·pin·gi·tis isth·mi·ca no·do·sa

a condition of the uterine tube characterized by nodular thickening of the tunica muscularis of the isthmic portion of the tube enclosing glandlike or cystic duplications of the lumen.
Synonym(s): adenosalpingitis

salpingitis isthmica nodosa

An often bilateral condition characterised by multiple small lumina that variably extend into the wall of the fallopian tube, surrounded by hypertrophic muscle.

Pathogenesis
Uncertain, possibly diverticulosis or adenosis.

sal·pin·gi·tis isth·mi·ca no·do·sa

(sal'pin-jī'tis is'mi-kă nō-dō'să)
A condition of the uterine tube characterized by nodular thickening of the tunica muscularis of the isthmic portion of the tube enclosing glandlike or cystic duplications of the lumen.
Synonym(s): adenosalpingitis.
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The sequelae of PID that are responsible for infertility include chronic interstitial salpingitis, hydrosalpinx, salpingitis isthmica nodosa, and periadnexal adhesions.