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Collapsed fallopian tube

A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Scarring...: Scarring of the fallopian tubes can occur from multiple causes, but one of most common is from a sexually transmitted disease infection. You should se... Read More

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Fallopian tubes: Fallopian tubes are paired tubular structures, right and left, that connect the uterus to the pelvic cavity. The tube picks up an egg (oocyte) after o... Read More
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Dr. Edward Ramirez
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
No: Fallopian tubes cannot grow back. There are organs in the human body that can but a woman's tubes cannot unfortunately.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
go to GYN: You might need to get a hysterosalpingography or uterosalpingography a radiologic procedure to investigate the patency of the tubes. An interventional... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Hulse
Gynecology 27 years experience
No: You can sometime have them put back together or have a reanastomosis if their is enough tube left to perform that procedure. It is hard to know if th... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
Fertility Medicine 19 years experience
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 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
Gynecology 40 years experience
Infection: most commonly an infection, could be asymptomatic
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Normal: When this is stated on report, it means that the tubes are open and normal in most cases.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ted Anderson
Gynecology 28 years experience
Scar tissue: Hydrosalpinx (fluid filled fallopian tube) occurs when the tube is scarred and the fluid produced by the cells lining the tube cannot get out. This i... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Caren Reaves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
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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