Definitions for "Salpingotomy"
An operation involving a temporary opening length-wise along (usually) the ampulla of the fallopian tube, usually for the treatment of a (tubal) ectopic pregnancy. Occasionally performed for a pyosalpinx. Can be carried out efficiently at laparoscopy.
an operation to open a blocked fallopian
an incision in the fallopian tube through which the ectopic can be removed