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A 24-year-old female asked:

i just had lap for ectopic and my r tube was removed. dr said the l tube looked great on the outside will outer usually look bad if scars r on inside?

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Dr. Ted Anderson
Gynecology 28 years experience
Not necessarily: The integrity of the tube or the patency (is it open) cannot always be determined by what it looks like from the outside. Ask your doctor about a hysterosalpingogram (hsg) to check the status of the tube.

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Last updated Oct 7, 2013

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