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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

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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What does it mean to have blocked fallopian tubes?

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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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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Can it be treated if you have blocked fallopian tubes?D fallop

Can it be treated if you have blocked fallopian tubes?D fallop

Yes: First of all an x ray (hsg) and screen for that. Sometimes a laparoscopy can confirm whether the tubes are blocked and can potentially help unblock one or both tubes. Ivf is a fertility treatment that helps women become pregnant while bypassing the tubes. So there are potentially several options. ...Read more

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What are the effective remedies for unblocking blocked fallopian tubes?

What are the effective remedies for unblocking blocked fallopian tubes?

Surgical options.: Depending on the type of blockage, this can sometimes be corrected by a surgical procedure. A gynecologist can evaluate the blockage and review options of therapy. ...Read more

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Can you get blocked fallopian tubes when your 18? And what causes them?

Yes: I think you are referring to fallopian tube obstruction, infertility. Fall tub can get damaged by infections , chlamydia, gonorrhea, also other conditions such as endometriosis, ruptured cyst causing adhesions, adhesions due to previous surgeries. ...Read more

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How could somebody still have children if they have blocked fallopian tubes?

How could somebody still have children if they have blocked fallopian tubes?

IVF: In vitro fertilization. That is a treatment where the eggs are removed from the ovary and the sperm is placed inside the eggs. The the early pregnancy (embryo) is placed inside the uterus. In other words, everything that is normally done inside the fallopian tube is now done without relying on the tube. ...Read more

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Are there any remedies out there to help open or clear blocked fallopian tubes?

Difficult: It's generally difficult to clear out blocked fallopian tubes because the blockage often comes from previous infection like chlamydia or from abdominal surgery. There are some infertility doctors that can use a small camera in the uterus called a hysteroscope and open the tubes that way, but it's still difficult. I recommend that you talk to an infertility expert. ...Read more