A 38-year-old member asked:
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How does a person end up with a blocked fallopian tube?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Many ways: Blockage due to infection is near the top of the list; but many women without infection history still get blockages. Prior surgery with adhesion formation is another cause. Proximal blockages (near where the tube leaves the uterus) are roughly 50% due to 'clogging' with mucus, clot, etc, ...Like a clogged drain in a sink.
Answered on Mar 15, 2016

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