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Water In Fallopian Tube
Hi doc, i went for ultrasound and they found water in my fallopian tube & had been takin painkillers for my pain for the past 1 week. Is this serious?
Hydrosalpinx: You are likely referring to a hydrosalpinx. It can cause pain in some patients and lead to a blocked tube but otherwise had no long term health consequences. ...Read more
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
Fallopian tube water in the left one...Can my wife still have kids please help...How will the doctors remove the water
Hydrosalpinx: A fallopian tube filled with fluid is called a hydrosalpinx. While it is still possible to get pregnant if the other tube is open, a hydrosalpinx even on one side will make it harder to get and increase the risk of miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy. Sometimes your doctor may recommend removing or repairing it. It is important to seek out the care of a fertility specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am said to have water in my fallopian tubes and an inflammation, can I have a conception without an IVF?
Hydrosalpinx: Hydrosalpinx is the collection of fluid(water) inside a closed Fallopian tube as a result of a serious Fallopian tube infection. Damage has been seriously done to the structure of the Fallopian tube especially inside where the sperm and egg must meet to conceive. Surgical tubal re-canalization has a very small chance of allowing conception. IVF is the best bet by avoiding the tubes altogether. ...Read more
I want to know if I can go on water diet even I had laparoscopy right side fallopian tube removed on May 19th 2015. Also, when Can I try again to conceive?
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer