Journal of Biology and Today's World

ISSN - 2322-3308

Isah D. A

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Abuja, Nigeria


  • Research Article   
    Intra-Operative Dye Tests Done During Myomectomy to Confirm Hysterosalpingographic Finding of Bilateral Tubal Blockage
    Author(s): Isah D. A* and Achem A

    Introduction: The standard full complement for the investigation of an infertile couple in our environment can be very expensive. This usually necessitates that for a few couples investigating them maybe individualized based on their financial capability. Hysterosalpingography (HSG) and laparoscopy are the two classic methods available for evaluation of tubal pathology which is the commonest cause of infertility in Nigeria. However, while these tests can be complimentary it is usually common practice to reserve laparoscopy and dye test for women with inconclusive HSG or does with signs of tubal obstruction. An Intra-operative dye test is usually for patients’ under-going myomectomy to confirm patency of the fallopian tubes. Aim: The study aims to find out if an intra-operative dye test has a higher accuracy as compared to a preoperative .. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2322-3308.21.10.013

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