Outcome of fallopian tube recanalization

  • Jageshwor Gautam

Abstract

Objective: To find out the fertility outcome of tubal surgery.

Method: This was a hospital based descriptive study conducted at Om Hospital, Bharatpur. Forty-one women who were operated in this hospital during the period of 6 years. (Jan 2002- December 2007).

Results: Of 41 patients who underwent tuboplasty, 34 (82.9%) cases were available for follow-up. Out of these 34 cases, 14 (41.2%) became pregnant. Among them 9 (64.3%) had viable births, 3 (21.4%) ectopic pregnancies and 2 (14.3%) spontaneous miscarriages.

Conclusion: Fallopian tube recanalization has been established as an effective, useful and novel treatment of infertility due to tubal occlusion.

Key words: Infertility, fallopian tube, tuboplasty, pregnancy.  

Published
Aug 11, 2015
How to Cite
GAUTAM, Jageshwor. Outcome of fallopian tube recanalization. Nepal Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, [S.l.], v. 3, n. 1, p. 43-45, aug. 2015. ISSN 1999-8546. Available at: <http://njog.org.np/njog/index.php/njog/article/view/289>. Date accessed: 20 nov. 2019.
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