Place of laparoscopy in pelvic inflammatory disease.

@article{Krishna1979PlaceOL,
  title={Place of laparoscopy in pelvic inflammatory disease.},
  author={Usha R. Krishna and Shirish S Sheth and N D Motashaw},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology of India},
  year={1979},
  volume={29 3},
  pages={505-10}
}
577 laparoscopic examinations were performed in women presenting with sterility, chronic abdominal pain, primary or secondary amenorrhea, and irregular menstrual periods. 125 cases of chronic pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) of both the tuberculous and nonspecific varieties were detected through this procedure. 59 of the 125 cases were diagnosed as tuberculous. Investigations prior to laparoscopy had yielded significant results in only 12 cases. 87 of the 125 cases had no abnormal clinical… CONTINUE READING