Long-term fertility prognosis following selective salpingography and tubal catheterization in women with proximal tubal blockage

@article{Papaioannou2002LongtermFP,
  title={Long-term fertility prognosis following selective salpingography and tubal catheterization in women with proximal tubal blockage},
  author={Spyros Papaioannou and Masoud A Afnan and Alan J Girling and Aravinthan Coomarasamy and Borarinde Ola and Olufemi O Olufowobi and J Mchugo and Nahed Hammadieh and Khaldoun Sharif},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={2002},
  volume={17 9},
  pages={
          2325-30
        }
}
BACKGROUND The possibility of conception following selective salpingography and tubal catheterization is believed to decline sharply a few months after the procedure. This observation may be due to the relatively small number of patients and short follow-up of previous studies. Furthermore, couples with other causes of infertility apart from proximal tubal blockage have usually been excluded. METHODS Survival analysis of conceptions of 218 consecutive infertile women with proximal tubal… CONTINUE READING

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