uterine tube


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n uterine tube either of a pair of tubes conducting the egg from the ovary to the uterus
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In literature:

Hippocrates describes a uterine syringe with a tube of silver.
"Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times" by John Stewart Milne
Inflammation of the uterine appendages, ovaria, fallopian tubes, and broad ligaments; 3.
"A System of Midwifery" by Edward Rigby

In news:

The uterus is joined at the cervix to the vagina and by the fallopian or uterine tubes to the ovaries.
The ovaries are connected to the uterus by the uterine tubes (fallopian tubes).