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Doctor insights on: Obstructed Fallopian Tube

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How soon after being told you have obstructed fallopian tubes is surgery done?

How soon after being told you have obstructed fallopian tubes is surgery done?

Depends: This depends on your goals. If you are trying to get pregnant then surgery can be attempted. Others will skip surgery and just do in vitro fertilization. If you are not trying to get pregnant then blocked tubes do not require surgery at all. ...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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Is it possible for a blocked Fallopian tube to reblock after dye test? How long would you have to wait to have it redone? Ttc 18 months

Is it possible for a blocked Fallopian tube to reblock after dye test? How long would you have to wait to have it redone? Ttc 18 months

Open tube @ HSG: It is possible for a blocked Fallopian tube to re-obstruct if you have internal adhesions. Sometimes the force of the dye injection will "open" a blocked tube and then it re-closes sometime thereafter. ...Read more

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Does a cyst in fallopian tube mean std?

Does a cyst in fallopian tube mean std?

No: Sexually transmitted diseases can cause scaring in the tubes which can cause them to become obstructed and fill with fluid (a hydrosalpinx). This can give the tube a cystic appearance; however, more commomly small peritubal cysts can exist and be completely normal. ...Read more

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I would like to know how to check my Fallopian tube is blocked or not?

I would like to know how to check my Fallopian tube is blocked or not?

See the Dr....: And have them order the appropriate tests if needed after a history and examination, such as a routine pelvic Ultrasound to start. Best wishes. ...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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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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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 would cause your fallopian tube to collapse?

What would cause your fallopian tube to collapse?

Scarring...: Scarring of the fallopian tubes can occur from multiple causes, but one of most common is from a sexually transmitted disease infection. You should see your family practice physician or ob/gyn. ...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