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Swollen left fallopian tube - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   its related to gynac
Doctor :   ok
User :   i had taken HSG last week
Doctor :   ok
User :   and found that the left tube is swollen
Doctor :   ok
User :   what can be reason of such swellings?
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User :   how that can be removed?
User :   i m 27, F,married,55/162cms
Doctor :   hysterosalpingogram showed swollen left tube isit
User :   yes
Doctor :   swollen fallopian tube
User :   swelling at the end
Doctor :   it could be due to bacterial infection
Doctor :   most commonly
User :   ok
Doctor :   treatment depends on the cause
Doctor :   if due to bacterial infection
Doctor :   it can be treated with antibiotics
User :   so what test needs to done to find the cause?
Doctor :   HSG
User :   I did that only
User :   it showed swollen tube
Doctor :   pelvic examination
User :   ok
Doctor :   if the swelling doesnt
Doctor :   resolve with antibiotics
Doctor :   then surgery may be done
Doctor :   this is rare
User :   surgery?
Doctor :   85 % respond well with antibiotics
User :   wht will they do with surgery?
Doctor :   extremely rare removal of part of tube
Doctor :   that is affected
User :   will that cause infertility?
Doctor :   dont worry this is very rare
Doctor :   yes swollen or inflammed tube can be cause of infertility
User :   bcos i have endometrioma
Doctor :   women will have two tubes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   even if one tube is open
Doctor :   she can concieve
Doctor :   what did the gynecologist suggest you
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   any doubts please ask
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Doctor :   Hi.
User :   sorry
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Doctor: women will have two tubes
Doctor: ok
Doctor: even if one tube is open
Doctor: she can concieve
Doctor: what did the gynecologist suggest you
Doctor: are you there
Doctor: any doubts please ask
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   my doctor told me since endometrioma is there its better to do lapro
User :   also they will see the tube
Doctor :   Ok'
User :   but i m worried about the surgery..will it cause any further complications?
Doctor :   The laparoscopic surgery has minimal complications
User :   ok
User :   and she told they need to see whether any bowel adhesions are there or not
Doctor :   With the surgery, the exact nature of the problem can be determined
User :   bcos my stomach is becoming bulky daily
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Once the procedure is done
Doctor :   the problem and its extent can be determined.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   so you are suggesting me to carry on with surgery
Doctor :   Yes. Just go ahead with the advice of your gynaec.
Doctor :   As your stomach is increasing in size.
User :   ok thanks
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User :   thanks for ur suggestions
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User :   sorry
User :   i clicked back
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