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How painful is a laparoscopy tubal?

How painful is a laparoscopy tubal?

Sterilization pain: Hysteroscopy is less painful. The recovery is one day compared to one week for laparoscopy. In addition, hysteroscopic sterilization is more effective. ...Read more

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Dr. Loki Skylizard
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Laparoscopy (Definition)

Laparoscopy involves placement of a small camera-scope into the abdominal cavity, most often at the belly button. This allows us to see and surgically rx many abdominal and pelvic diseases. This is combined with distinction of the abd cavity with co2 gas to create more space to work. This usually requires a general anesthetic, yet most people can go ...Read more


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How painful is a tubal ligation?

How painful is a tubal ligation?

Depends on procedure: Most patients now opt for an in office procedure called the essure. The one i did this morning in my office took less than two minutes and the patient and i were chatting the entire time. ...Read more

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How common is a hydrosalpinx after a hysterectomy?

How common is a  hydrosalpinx after a hysterectomy?

Not uncommon: For a hydrosalpinx ( fluid in the tube) to develop the tube must be blocked at two places. A hysterectomy ligates or ties off the tube at the junction with the uterus. If that tube is blocked at another point along its length( which may not be known) then fluid may collect in between the two blockages forming a hydrosalpinx. Most of the time it causes no problems. ...Read more

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Im scheduled to have a vaginal hysterectomy. Is it a painful procedure?

Im scheduled to have a vaginal hysterectomy. Is it a painful procedure?

Varies: Vaginal hysterectomy is generally much less painful than an abdominal hysterectomy because there is no incision in the abdomen. Most of the pain from surgery comes from the skin incisions, with a vaginal surgery the only incision is at the top of the vagina and there are few pain receptors locted there - hence much less pain. ...Read more

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What is a laparoscopy chromotubation?

What is a laparoscopy chromotubation?

Fertility test: To find if there is blockage if tubes , while visualizing uterus and tubes a dye is injected through uterine cavity . If there is no block dye will appear at both free ends of tube , concluding there is no blockage . Some times in addition radio opaque dye also injected and take picture tubes. ...Read more

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How likely is it that a tubal ligation fails while performed during a c section?

How likely is it that a tubal ligation fails while performed during a c section?

Depends..: If you asking about the overall risk of pregnancy after btl it is 1:300. If you are referring to the inability to perform btl during a c-section that depends on pelvic scarring and adhesions as well as on surgical expertise. It should be <1-2% though. ...Read more

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What is a pomeroy tubal ligation? Can I still have a baby after the procedure?

Yes, but need help: A Pomeroy tubal ligation is a common way to "tie your tubes" at the time of a c/section. The tubes are tied with suture, a segment is cut out and sometimes the remaining ends are cauterized. The chance of getting pregnant is about 7.5/1000 (.75%). That is a very low chance. If you want to get pregnant, its still possible to get pregnant with help from a fertility specialist. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Is it possible to get an umbilical hernia repaired during a tubal ligation?

Possibly: Discuss this with your surgeon. If you are otherwise healthy, both procedures might be able to be done during the same anesthetic session. The surgeon doing the tubal ligation may also be able to repair the umbilical hernia. Alternatively, one surgeon could do the former & another the latter operation during the same anesthetic session. ...Read more

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How painful is endometriosis?

How painful is endometriosis?

Variable: In some women, even a large amount of endometriosis causes no pain. In other women a small amount causes significant pain. Women feel a variety of different pain symptoms and the severity is different from person to person. It can be debilitating or it can be very mild. ...Read more

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Is it normal to still have pain after Dr. removed ovary, fallopian tube and cyst laparoscopy? What is the recovery time for this surgery?

Is it normal to still have pain after Dr. removed ovary, fallopian tube and cyst laparoscopy? What is the recovery time for this surgery?

Yes: Still, in most cases you will go home same day, be in pain the first week, sore the second and then return to activities the 3rd or 4th week. Depends on how u deal with pain. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have a baby after reversal tubal ligation?

Is it possible to have a baby after reversal tubal ligation?

Depends: Fertility can be obtained after a tubal ligation either through surgical repair (if amenable to reversal) or through ivf (tubal bypass). Tubal reversal success will depend on health of the tubes as well as chances to conceive overall. Ivf does not require tubes and therefore success will depend on the age of the female as well as presence of other infertility factors. ...Read more

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How difficult is it to reverse a tubal ligation?

Depends: It depends on where the tubes were ligated. Sometimes total tubal removal is performed which cannot be reversed. A good tubal anastomosis can carry a pregnancy rate of approximately 60 to 80% after the micro reversal. The success rate depends on the experience of your micro surgeon. ...Read more

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How successful is a reversal of a tubal ligation usually?

Depends: Success of a tubal ligation reversal depends on three things: 1. Age of the patient. 2. Skill of the surgeon. 3. Length of tubal segments that are remaining. Any one that is considering a reversal of her tubal sterilization needs to find a reproductive surgeon with a lot of experience and expertise with good success rates and especially a low incidence of ectopic pregnancy (less than 5%). ...Read more

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How good is a tubal ligation?

Depends: It depends on the type of tubal ligation. If you had your tubes cut and tied at the time of a cesarean delivery, it fails about 1 time in 400. If you had a clip placed on the tube it is usually around 1:300. The newer tubal ligations where we put a coil or plug in the tubes are better and fail really rarely. ...Read more

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How likely is pregnancy following a tubal ligation?

Much less than: 1% but not 0, tubals can fail depends how it was done, who did it, some have a higher failure rate than others if u think u are preg u need evaluation asap as u must make sure it is not ssuck in the tube. ...Read more

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How would a hemorrhagic scrotal cyst develop and how would it be surgically removed? Sounds horrible procedure, painful procedure

How would a hemorrhagic scrotal cyst develop and how would it be surgically removed? Sounds horrible procedure, painful procedure

Here are some...: The most common scrotal cyst is sebaceous cyst, which unlikely develops spontaneously bleeding, but infection like that in acne. The most common small bleeding spot occurs in hemangioma, which usually occurs in the aged. At present, it is hard to answer without more info on its history and a direct look. But, either is benign & needs no active care unless being big or infected, but minor procedure ...Read more

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Ovarian cyst removed 6 weeks ago. Today ultrasound &there is a 3.5x1.9x3.1 cyst on same ovary Is this possible for it to reoccur so quickly ?

Ovarian cyst removed 6 weeks ago. Today ultrasound &there is a 3.5x1.9x3.1 cyst on same ovary Is this possible for it to reoccur so quickly ?

Yes it can recur: The ovary is remarkable in that it can continue to produce cysts under hormonal stimulation. Even after one has been removed, the ovary has others. You are born with a certain number of these follicles and they can be troublesome ...Read more

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Does laproscopic total abdominal hysterectomy difficult to do? Is it a complicated surgery?

Does laproscopic total abdominal hysterectomy difficult to do?  Is it a complicated surgery?

Need good surgeon: A laparoscopic or a robot-assisted total hysterectomy is a complex surgery that requires significant training and experience, especially in complicated cases like large fibroids or significant scarring due to endometriosis. Nonetheless, in skilled hands, it can be done with very acceptable risks and excellent outcomes. The recovery is much better than with the abdominal approach. ...Read more

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I have a 8cm cyst inleft ovary andmyce125 is 856 U/ml.in this situation is laparoscopy possible or i need laparotomy surgery?

I have a 8cm cyst inleft ovary andmyce125 is 856 U/ml.in this situation is laparoscopy possible or i need laparotomy surgery?

Anything is possible: but this sounds like a serious condition. Please follow your doctor's advice about the best way to handle this. If you need a second opinion, consult with a gyn oncologist. ...Read more

Dr. Barry Rosen
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Laparoscopic Surgery (Definition)

Laparoscopy is a form of less invasive abdominal or pelvic surgery that uses instruments placed inside ...Read more