Deciliation in the puerperal fallopian tube.

  title={Deciliation in the puerperal fallopian tube.},
  author={Kouichi Seki and John E. Rawson and Carlton A. Eddy and N. Keith Smith and Carl J. Pauerstein},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  volume={29 1},
Tubal segments obtained from patients at cesarean section and at intervals during the first 5 postpartum days were examined to evaluate puerperal changes in the tubal epithelium. The specimens of tubal epithelium were examined under the scanning and transmission electron microscopes. Ciliated cells were most densely distributed on the fimbria and in the ampulla, and were relatively sparsely distributed in the isthmus. Progressive diminution of numbers of ciliated cells and deciliated of… CONTINUE READING