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Is there a surgery for the placement of artificial fallopian tube in human and where?

Is there a surgery for the placement of artificial fallopian tube in human and where?

Not That I Know Of: A fallopian tube transplant would probably not be very effective, cost-wise or functionally. Presumably you'd want one to achieve pregnancy and that can be done more reliably with ivf (in-vitro fertilization). See an rei specialist for details & careful if you do find someone who will "transplant an artificial fallopian tube". Take care. ...Read more

Fallopian Tube (Definition)

Aka oviduct, uterine tube, or salpinx. It is basically a small tube connecting between the ovary and the uterus. This tube carries the eggs from the ovary area to the unterus. This is the tube that is cut/tied-up/or burned in women having the tuboligation procedure for permanent birth control purpose. Have ...Read more


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How come there isn't an artificial fallopian tube or fallopian tube transplant?

How come there isn't an artificial fallopian tube or fallopian tube transplant?

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 success rates for tubal problems causing infertility. ...Read more

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Hi dr are there any artificial transplantation of the fallopian tube? Because I had an ectopic twice. Please help. Thanks

Hi dr are there any artificial transplantation of the fallopian tube? Because I had an ectopic twice. Please help. Thanks

Better skip this: You would be better off bypassing the tube altogether. Consult a fertility center, have your eggs harvested and fertilized and placed in your womb after it has been prepared for ivf. I am not aware of anyone trying to transplant tubes. ...Read more

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What are the fallopian tubes?

What are the fallopian tubes?

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 ovulation at its far end and transports it down towards the uterus. If the woman had intercourse sperm swims through the uterus into the tube at the near end, when conception occurs it is in the mid-portion of the tube. ...Read more

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Can fallopian tubes grow back?

Can fallopian tubes grow back?

No: Fallopian tubes cannot grow back. There are organs in the human body that can but a woman's tubes cannot unfortunately. ...Read more

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How do you unclog fallopian tubes?

How do you unclog fallopian tubes?

Go to GYN: You might need to get a hysterosalpingography or uterosalpingography a radiologic procedure to investigate the patency of the tubes. An interventional radiologist can sometimes open the occluded tubes. Go to doctor to discuss options. ...Read more

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Can I get my Fallopian tubes replaced?

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 their is enough tube for sure prior to performing the surgery. Need to consult with a specialist. Also, you could consider IVF - this is very successful method to help achieve a pregnancy after having a tubal. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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How can fallopian tubes become blocked?

How can fallopian tubes become blocked?

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 the belly, and endometriosis. Sometimes surgery can provide answers by looking for these causes, and sometimes there is no obvious answer. ...Read more

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What causes a fallopian tube to have fluid?

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 is generally caused by scar tissue from prior surgery, endometriosis, or sexually transmitted diseases. ...Read more

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What is bilaterally patent fallopian tubes?

What is bilaterally patent fallopian tubes?

Normal: When this is stated on report, it means that the tubes are open and normal in most cases. ...Read more

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How to know if fallopian tubes are blocked?

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 less invasive. Both procedures can sometimes open a blocked tube so they can be both diagnostic and therapeutic. ...Read more

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Is it possible to not have fallopian tubes?

Well, ...: Not unless there was a congenital defect that a woman was born without them. ...Read more

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What does a mile diated fallopian tube mean?

What does a mile diated fallopian tube mean?

MILD?: Likely it is-milld-meaning small usually not significat at the moment possibly needs to be followed up. ...Read more

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Blocked fallopian tubes. Who made that happen?

Blocked fallopian tubes. Who made that happen?

Who? Or What?: Him who introduced infectious agent, such as chlamydia or gonorhea bacteria to the tubes through sexual intercourse. Or the surgeon who left scar tissue after pelvic surgery. ...Read more

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Why do my fallopian tubes hurt when I exercise?

Why do my fallopian tubes hurt when I exercise?

How do you know?: How do you know it is your fallopian tubes that are hurting? There are many anatomical structures in the pelvic/abdomen that could be causing you pain. I would have it looked at. ...Read more

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Can your fallopian tube heal if they was burned?

Can your fallopian tube heal if they was burned?

Can't heal: After coagulation (burning) the tubal segment is denatured - and its dead, so it can't truly heal. Sometimes tubal ligations done this way do fail because the 'burned' part develop a fistula (a hole) that leaves the tube open. This is not healing though, the tube is still abnormal. ...Read more

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Can your fallopian tubes be unblocked naturally?

No: If they are blocked surgery may or may not be able to unblock them, depending on how abd they are blocked and what shape they are in sometimes they both need to be removed and u will need in vitro fertilization, if they do become unblocked u have to be followed closely so u do not get an ectopic pregnancy. ...Read more

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What are causes the fluid in the fallopian tubes?

Usually infection: Most of the time when there is fluid in the fallopian tube, called a hydrosalpinx, this is the result of damage to the fallopian tubes in the past. The most common sources of that damage are a previous infection, endometriosis, or surgical scar tissue. ...Read more

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Hi, what is the cause of blocked fallopian tubes.

PID: The most common cause of which I am aware is pelvic inflammatory disease. ...Read more

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How will you know if your fallopian tube is close?

How will you know if your fallopian tube is close?

Take a HSG test: A hysterosalpingogram or hsg test is an x-ray dye test that makes sure that both fallopian tubes are open and look normal. It also checks for an abnormal-shaped uterus, for polyps, fibroids or scar tissue inside the uterus, and for scar tissue around the fallopian tubes. Ultrasound scans with contrast can also check for at least one open tube, but it's not as good a test as a hsg. ...Read more

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Please explain how do fallopian tubes get blocked?

Infection: Fallopian tubes can get blocked due to inflammation from a prior pelvic infection or prior pelvic surgery. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have blocked fallopian tubes?

Fallopian tubes: Once ovulation occurs and the egg is released from the ovarian follicle, it enters the uterus through the fallopian tubes. If the tubes are blocked, the egg can't get in. It may therefore cause infertility. ...Read more

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Fallopian tubes flushed through does it hurt after?

Fallopian tubes flushed through does it hurt after?

Hysterosalpingogram: During a hysterosalpingram dye is injected via the vagina into the uterus. If the tubes are patent (open) the dye will flow out of the tubes into the abdominal cavity. To accomplish this some pressure is required to overcome the natural resistence of the tubes - which can cause pain. ...Read more

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How did my fallopian tubes get inflamed and scared?

The two most: Common ways are from a previous pelvic infection (pelvic inflammatory disease pid) or endometriosis. ...Read more

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If you fallopian tube came off, would it cause pain?

???: A fallopian tube cannot just come off. Can't really understand your question. ...Read more

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How do you feel if you have blocked fallopian tubes? I?

How do you feel if you have blocked fallopian tubes? I?

Mostly nothing: Infertility, gives no warning for the most part. But a partial blockage can result in an ectopic pregnancy, very painful and life threatening. ...Read more

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What are fallopian tube why do we need fallopian tubes?

Ovarian connector: Fallopian tubes connect the ovaries where eggs are kept and released to the uterus where eggs meet sperm, implant and develop into babies. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: fallopian tube?

What is the definition or description of: fallopian tube?

Egg-carrying duct: Aka oviduct, uterine tube, or salpinx. It is basically a small tube connecting between the ovary and the uterus. This tube carries the eggs from the ovary area to the unterus. This is the tube that is cut/tied-up/or burned in women having the tuboligation procedure for permanent birth control purpose. Have fun learning. Good luck. ...Read more

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How can you know whether your fallopian tubes are blocked?

How can you know whether your fallopian tubes are blocked?

X Ray: The easiest way is to have an x-ray called an HSG (hysterosalpingogram). That is done at an X-ray center where a small amount of dye is injected into the tubes while x rays are taken. A laparoscopy, a minimally invasive surgical procedure, can also tell whether the tubes are open. ...Read more

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Is there any natural ways to unblock your fallopian tubes?

No: If your tubes are truly blocked (requires an x-ray usually to diagnose) there is no 'natural' way to unblock them. Surgery can often be succesful, though. ...Read more

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what is the meaning of bilateral patent fallopian tubes?

Normal finding.: "Bilateral" = both sides (right & left). "Patent" = open. The "fallopian tubes" are the tubes leading from the uterus to the ovary, i.e. the tube where eggs travel down in order to implant in the womb. Having fallopian tubes open on both sides is a normal finding; unlike a blockage on one side (where the chances of conception go down by at least 50%), both sides being open is considered "normal". ...Read more

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What can I do if I have blocked or damage fallopian tubes?

What can I do if I have blocked or damage fallopian tubes?

Tubal factors: Tubal abnormalities account for a lot of cases of female infertility. Your gynecologist can discuss diagnostic techniques, such as a hysterosalpingogram. If you are diagnosed with tubal obstruction, there are surgical treatments for mild distal disease, such as fimbrioplasty or salpingostomy. In vitro fertilization may be a better option than tubal reconstruction in some cases, though. ...Read more