Hysterosalpingogram, laparoscopy and hysteroscopy in the assessment of the infertile Nigerian female.

@article{Otubu1990HysterosalpingogramLA,
  title={Hysterosalpingogram, laparoscopy and hysteroscopy in the assessment of the infertile Nigerian female.},
  author={J A M Otubu and Atiene Solomon Sagay and S Dauda},
  journal={East African medical journal},
  year={1990},
  volume={67 5},
  pages={370-2}
}
Sixty-nine infertile Nigerian females were evaluated with hysterosalpingogram (HSG), laparoscopy and hysteroscopy as part of infertility workup at the endocrine-infertility clinic of the Jos University Teaching Hospital. HSG showed evidence of tubo-peritoneal disease in 45 (65%) women. This was confirmed by laparoscopy in 41 women giving an accuracy of 91% and a false positive rate of 9%. Intrauterine abnormalities were shown on HSG in 4 women and confirmed in 3 women at hysteroscopy giving an… CONTINUE READING