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Infectious Salpingitis

MedGen UID:
394651
Concept ID:
C2697678
Disease or Syndrome

Definition

An acute or chronic infectious process affecting the fallopian tube. Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhea, Mycoplasma, Staphylococcus, and Streptococcus are the most common causative agents. [from NCI]

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PubMed

Kuo CF, Tsai SY, Liu TC, Lin CC, Liu CP, Lee CM
J Microbiol Immunol Infect 2012 Feb;45(1):58-64. Epub 2011 Dec 9 doi: 10.1016/j.jmii.2011.09.021. PMID: 22154676
Ledger WJ
Rev Infect Dis 1985 Nov-Dec;7 Suppl 4:S679-89. doi: 10.1093/clinids/7.supplement_4.s679. PMID: 3909324
Eschenbach DA, Holmes KK
Clin Obstet Gynecol 1975 Mar;18(1):35-56. doi: 10.1097/00003081-197503000-00006. PMID: 804367

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Etiology

Hartford SL, Silva PD, diZerega GS, Yonekura ML
Fertil Steril 1987 Jan;47(1):118-21. doi: 10.1016/s0015-0282(16)49946-2. PMID: 3792565

Diagnosis

Hartford SL, Silva PD, diZerega GS, Yonekura ML
Fertil Steril 1987 Jan;47(1):118-21. doi: 10.1016/s0015-0282(16)49946-2. PMID: 3792565

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