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My right fallopian tube has hydrosalpinx and left shows adhesions; should I get these treated before going for ivf? Are there any risks associated?

My right fallopian tube has hydrosalpinx and left shows adhesions; should I get these treated before going for ivf? Are there any risks associated?

Yes: Your hydrosalpinx should be treated to avoid complication(s) speak to your doctor , add yes spontaneous pregnancy is possible if block is removed in the tubes , unfortunately fertilized ovum will have hurdles to return to uterus good luck. ...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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Will IVF work now that i had my left fallopian tube removed due to hydrosalpinx? My right tube is also hydrosalpinx but the dr. Only drained it.

Will IVF work now that i had my left fallopian tube removed due to hydrosalpinx? My right tube is also hydrosalpinx but the dr. Only drained it.

IVF - tubes: Ivf by-passes the tubes. So the health of even the presence of the tubes isn't needed for ivf to be successful. Risk of ectopic pregnancy is higher with previous tubal disease, even with ivf. ...Read more

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Is MRI accurate in detecting hydrosalpinx of fallopian tubes? As hsg report says distal dilation hydro but mri report says "no evidence of hydrosalpin

Is MRI accurate in detecting hydrosalpinx of fallopian tubes? As hsg report says distal dilation hydro but mri report says "no evidence of hydrosalpin

Discrepancy: Hysterosalpingogram is reliable for diagnosis of hydrosalpinx, perhaps get the films reviewed again. Once a HSG diagnosis is made, I do not typically get a MRI for confirmation. The MRI is reported as no hydrosalpinx, then that is what it is. I presume you had the tests done for infertility evaluation, so if no pregnancy in the next 6 months (provided all else normal), consider laparoscopy. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant with no fallopian tubes? I have to have mine removed due to bilateral hydrosalpinx

Can you get pregnant with no fallopian tubes? I have to have mine removed due to bilateral hydrosalpinx

IVF: Sure. This is done via in vitro fertilization. The egg is removed surgically. After fertilization then the embryo is reimplanted into the uterus. ...Read more

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What to do if I had one of my fallopian tubes removed a year ago due to hydrosalpinx. will I have problems getting pregnant?

What to do if I had one of my fallopian tubes removed a year ago due to hydrosalpinx. will I have problems getting pregnant?

Missing info: Can't give an answer without knowing: your age, menstrual history, medical history, other medical illnesses, your husband/partner's sperm count. If 48 years is your correct age (?) your chances are essentially zero (I'm sorry to say.) If not 48, what is your correct age? ...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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What causes a fallopian tube to have fluid?

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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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 are causes the fluid in the fallopian tubes?

What are causes the fluid in the fallopian tubes?

Infection: Infection or damage to the fallopian tubes are the precursors to a hydrosalpinx, fluid in the fallopian tube. Common sources are chlamydia, gonorrhea, endometriosis, or a ruptured appendix. ...Read more

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