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  • Salpingitis is inflammation of the fallopian tubes, caused by bacterial infection.
  • Common causes of salpingitis include sexually transmitted diseases such as gonorrhoea and chlamydia.
  • Salpingitis is a common cause of female infertility because it can damage the fallopian tube.
  • Treatment options include antibiotics.

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Reviewed on: 30-06-2011