(too′bō-plas″tē, tū′)

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[tubo- + -plasty]

1. Plastic repair of a tube.
2. Plastic repair of a fallopian tube or tubes in an attempt to restore patency so that fertilization of the ovum may occur.
SYN: SEE: salpingoplasty

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