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What Happens If Fallopian Tubes Collapse
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
Laparoscopy: The answer depends on your goals, overall health, medical history, and the reason for your surgery. Speak to your md. ...Read more
They had removed both my fallopian tubes and I was looking to get my tubes reverse . Can it happen?
What is your intenti: The surgery you suggest is theoretically possible and probably should only be undertaken by a highly skilled surgeon. If your intent is to get pregnant then the more direct route might be to utilize a form of artificial insemination assuming all your other reproductive organs are intact and functioning. Now that you have this answer I suggest you start with reproductive specialist. Good luck! ...Read more
Was told that I have swollen fallopian tubes. What exactly does this mean. Never had an STD so how did it happen? What treatments exist for it?
Swollen or closed?: Your fallopian tubes can get "swollen" or blocked from endometriosis. Also, chlamydia, a common cause of swollen tubes does not always have symptoms. If your tubes are swollen, but not blocked, you are at risk for a pregnancy in your tubes, which is a life threatening situation. You do not have to treat it unless you want to get pregnant. You will need to see a fertility specialist. ...Read more
Is there any supporting documentation for fallopian tube regrowth? I have proof that this has happened to me but there nothing onlinee to suport it
NO: If a fallopian tube truly has been removed or destroyed, it cannot regenerate. If tubes have been blocked by tubal ligation, they can recannalize to become patent again (rejoining canal between the tube portions through scar tissue) resulting in "open tubes". If this happens, you can get pregnant and there is in increased risk of ectopic pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tubal pregnancy: Fertilized egg in the Fallopian tube is a surgical emergency because as the pregnancy develops the tube will rupture and can be fatal for the mother. Unfertilized eggs would eventually be tea sorbet by the body, but should not get stuck if the Fallopian tubes are normal. See your GYN doc if you think this is happening. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tubes blocked: Fallopian tubes can be blocked because of previous pelvic infections, history of abdominal or pelvic surgery, endometriosis and other pelvic conditions. Sometimes slight blockages will go away after a test called hysterosalpingogram is performed. But otherwise, surgery to repair the tubes or in-vitro fertilization can be considered if pregnancy is desired. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Many ways: Fallopian tubes can be blocked for several reasons: a prior infection of the tubes, appendix, or uterus, previous surgery causing scar tissue inside the belly, and endometriosis. Sometimes surgery can provide answers by looking for these causes, and sometimes there is no obvious answer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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