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Block fallopian tubes

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Many Causes: Some times an infection develops that can block the tubes. If a woman has a cesarean delivery, sometimes scar tissues develops that blocks the tubes. ... Read More
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Dr. Philip Chenette
37 years experience Fertility Medicine
IVF or cannulation: Blocked fallopian tubes can be a result of inflammation, infection or surgery. Blockage can be near the uterus (proximal) or near the ovary (distal). ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Ramirez
35 years experience Fertility Medicine
The glands: The glands in the pelvic region are constantly giving off fluid and some women tend to produce more mucus than others. Pcos does not cause mucus plugs ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glueck
56 years experience Clinical Lipidology
False: False.
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
False: Most people don't spot during ovulation and blood from the uterus is not going to fly back into the tubes and cause damage. It's fine.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Rock
71 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Loaded questions: Tubal blockage can be from tuberculosis, sexually transmitted disease or mechanical from fibroids or surgery. Rx sends on cause. See your ob/gyn of th ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Vaginal discharge: Go to your OB/GYN and be examined and treated. This sounds like it may be a yeast infection and you and your boyfriend may have to be treated simultan ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicholas Fogelson
Specializes in Gynecology
Yes: This does not affect ovarian egg production, and in fact an egg produced on one side can be picked up by the opposite fallopian tube. Happens all the ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
Unknown: can find out with a hysterosalpingogram
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Many ways: Fallopian tubes can be blocked for several reasons: a prior infection of the tubes, appendix, or uterus, previous surgery causing scar tissue inside t ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
Scar tissue: most commonly scar tissue from prior infection
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Caren Reaves
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
HSG or surgery: The only ways to tell are a radiology test called a hysterisalpingogram (hsg) or laparoscopy and chromotubation. Would rec you start with hsg as it's ... Read More
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