Hydrosalpinx is a condition of having a blockage in a women's fallopian tube. Old infection in the fallopian tubes, endometriosis, severe adhesions in the pelvis, and appendicitis can lead to hydrosalpinx. It is treated by doing surgery to remove the affected tube.
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Query: Hello doctor, I have been diagnosed with bilateral hydrosalpinx, and the doctor suggested a bilateral salpingectomy as a treatment option. I just wanted to know the treatment option other than the mentioned one. Kindly help. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through your reports (attachments removed to protect the patient’s identity). Your hysterosalpingogram (HSG) shows dilatation on both sides of the tube with fluid-filled in it. This is called hydrosalpinx. Both the tubes are therefore blocked. ... Read Full »