Blocked fallopian tube - hydrosalpinx

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli

Presentation

Secondary infertility.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female
Fluoroscopy

Dilatation of the ampullary portion of the left fallopian tube without intraperitoneal spillage of the contrast material, a finding that is consistent with a hydrosalpinx. 

Spillage occurs from the right tube.

Case Discussion

Hydrosalpinx a descriptive term and refers to a fluid-filled dilatation of the fallopian tube.

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Case information

rID: 66095
Published: 14th Feb 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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