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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
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
35 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: Fallopian tubes cannot grow back. There are organs in the human body that can but a woman's tubes cannot unfortunately.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
22 years experience Internal Medicine
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
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
Unknown: can find out with a hysterosalpingogram
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Sometimes yes!: It depends on the patient and the reason the tube(s) is (are) blocked. Tubal cannulation under fluoroscopy and by hysteroscopy have both been studied ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
35 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice : You may be able to have them opened if not badly scarred. You may need to see an infertility specialist.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Roseff
38 years experience Fertility Medicine
Not really: The hsg causes cramps. The discomfort one has can depend on such factors as her pain tolerance as well as who does the procedure and his/her expertis ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Sonohysterogram: Specialized sonohysterography techniques to evaluate the Fallopian tubes have been described, but there has not been widespread adoption. A standar ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: Pcos is not in any way related to fallopian tubes. Pcos is hormonal in nature. It can affect ovulation. But it does not block or cause scarring of the ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Usually not but : Possible. Eggs are generally obtained from the ovaries. Take care! http://www.Nap.Edu/openbook.Php?Record_id=11832;page=31.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Natural Wonder: Our body has a tremendous way to heal. Whe the two free ends the tubes touch together, the lining layers may just reconnect and reorganize to form ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. George T Tsai
26 years experience General Surgery
Disease Complication: Simple appendectomy has a very low risk for long term complication. However, if the appendix has perforated before surgery, regional peritonitis can ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Actually there is a slightly higher pregnancy rate in women within 3 months of having an hsg. Sometimes pushing dye through can unblock a tube. Usuall ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khurram Rehman
25 years experience Fertility Medicine
Because IVF works: There is no good reason to try to make an artificial fallopian tube or try to transplant a fallopian tube, as in vitro fertilization (ivf) has high su ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Both ectopic pregnancies and "pus tubes"(pyosalpinx) can rupture with deadly consequences.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: When this is stated on report, it means that the tubes are open and normal in most cases.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
There is no Natural: Treatment to unblock your tubes if they are indeed both completely blocked, sometimes surgery can unblock them, sometimes it cannot and u would need i ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Odell Still
29 years experience Family Medicine
Not very likely: Fibroid rumors usually arise from the muscular layer of the uterus! which doesn't extend into the tubes.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not exactly : An hsg won't unblock a truly blocked fallopian tube. That being said it does clean it out by removing excess mucus. Interestingly, there is a higher r ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
39 years experience Gynecology
Cramping: If the tubes are open and you usually don't have pain with your periods you will have minimal discomfort. If you have history of pid you can get a fla ... Read More
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A 42-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 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Clarification: You will need to get clarification on the findings. Opacification just means that the tubes were whited out. That is what one expects on an HSG. What ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Absolutely none: There aren't any.

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