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hysterosalpingography

[‚his·tə·rō‚sal·piŋ′gäg·rə·fē]
(medicine)
Roentgenographic examination of the uterus and oviducts after injection of a radiopaque substance.
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Further evaluation with a hysterosalpingogram could have helped determine if a communication existed between the two uterine horns and if the patient had an atretic cervix.
Hysterosalpingogram (HSG) is an imaging modality used in assessing the patency of fallopian tubes in women with primary and secondary infertility.
On the other hand, because a significant number of uterine abnormalities are correctable, hysterosalpingogram, sonohysterography (also known as hysterosonography), or hysteroscopy are often worth performing.
You may be given a hysterosalpingogram to check out the condition of your uterus and fallopian tubes to make sure they're healthy.
The purpose of this study is to assess the diagnosis of mullerian duct anomalies in the infertile population and in women having recurrent abortions, in madurantagamis region of Tamil Nadu, using 2-D Ultrasound and hysterosalpingogram. USG and HSG are capable of demonstrating the anatomy of the female genital tract.
Complete occlusion is currently confirmed with a hysterosalpingogram (HSG) 12 weeks after the procedure.
(8) The gold standard used to be the hysterosalpingogram (HSG), with or without an ultrasound scan.
Pelvic rest is recommended for the first month after surgery, and contraception is recommended until after their hysterosalpingogram 2 months after surgery.
Minor operative procedures like dilatation and curettage and hysterosalpingogram can cause ascending infection.
FIGURE 1 The Essure procedure * Radiopaque inserts are placed in the proximal portions of each fallopian tube * Tissue ingrowth occurs through the insert * Immediate visualization of the Essure coils documents placement * Essure confirmation test (hysterosalpingogram) at 3 months verifies both tubal occlusion and proper device location [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Image courtesy of Conceptus Inc.
But in such women, the absence of tubal pathology after hysterosalpingogram (HSG) or laparoscopic examination does not rule out potential fertility problems, said Dr.