salpingitis isthmica nodosa

(redirected from adenosalpingitis)

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
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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.
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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.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012