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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Surgery: Surgical removal. From a pain, infection and fertility standpoint the best option is surgical removal. they can burst and can pain and a bad infection ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Roseff
38 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Occlusion vs. remove: Depending on the severity of the hydrosalpinx, the fertility specialist may want to either have it removed or blocked off (occluded where it meets the ... Read More
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Dr. Lee Hickok
36 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Blocked tubes: Herbs will not help blocked tubes.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It depends on cause: If the hydrosalpinx is due to a tubal infection then a 10-14 day course of antibiotics may be all that is needed. However, some cases of hydrosalpinx ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Questions to ask: When you see the infertility specialist ask about your left tube. If it is normal then the nonfunctioning right tube may not be an issue. If both tube ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amr Azim
Dr. Amr Azim answered
29 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Remove hydro + IVF: Fluid in hydrosalpinx may leak into the uterine cavity and prevent implantation and pregnancy. One possible treatment is surgical correction of hydros ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Silverman
48 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Hydrosalpinx: The only treatment for a long standing hydrosalpinx is surgical resection. The longer the condition has exsisted the more likely that the tubal mucos ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Hydrosalpinx: Only if you have symptoms or trying to get pregnant.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience in Anesthesiology
Doubt: Very unlikely that all methods you describe will help you. Having surgery is your decision, but probably your best option. Get 2 nd opinion to review ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Have the tube remove: Removed and do in vitro because the tube that has the hydrosalpinx is most likely totally blocked and if it would be open it will not be normal and mo ... Read More
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