A new evaluation score that uses salpingoscopy to reflect fallopian tube function in infertile women.

@article{Nakagawa2010ANE,
  title={A new evaluation score that uses salpingoscopy to reflect fallopian tube function in infertile women.},
  author={Koji Nakagawa and Masato Inoue and Yayoi Nishi and Rie Sugiyama and Koji Motoyama and Yasushi Kuribayashi and Shigeo Akira and Rikikazu Sugiyama},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2010},
  volume={94 7},
  pages={2753-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To build an evaluation scoring system using the results of salpingoscopy, and to evaluate the relationship between this scoring system and the outcome of pregnancy. DESIGN Retrospective study. SETTING Sugiyama Clinic. INTERVENTION(S) Using salpingoscopy, we observed the tubal lumen, paying attention to the following six results: adhesions, loss of mucosal folds, rounded edges of mucosal folds, debris, foreign bodies, and abnormal vessels. PATIENT(S) From April 2008 through… CONTINUE READING