Hysterosalpingo-Contrast Sonography

Hysterosalpingo-Contrast Sonography : An Atlas and Textbook

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This is the first English language reference work on the new technique of HyCoSy, evaluating its use as an early step in the diagnosis of infertility. The book introduces the topic of contrast agents and compares HyCoSy with other techniques for testing tubal patency and formation of the uterine cavity. This very practical book is highly illustrated and deals with pulse wave and colour Doppler. Newcomers to the use of ultrasound in gynaecology, gynaecologists in training and ultrasonographers will find this an invaluable guide to an important new minor invasive technique.
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  • Hardback
  • United States
  • English
  • 0792333357
  • 9780792333357

Table of contents

Part I: General Part: Examination of the Uterus and Uterine Tubes Using Transvaginal HyCoSy. A. Preliminary remarks; U. Diechart, R. Schurman, R. Schlief. B. Techniques of HyCoSy; U. Diechart. C. Appearance of the normal uterus on HyCoSy; U. Diechart. D. Appearance of the uterus with lesions visible in ultrasound on HyCoSy; U. Diechart. E. Appearance of normal tubes in HyCoSy; U. Diechart. F. Appearance of tubal lesions on HyCoSy; U. Diechart. G. Comparison with conventional methods of diagnosing tubal disease; U. Diechart. H. Applications; U. Diechart. Part II: Special Part. I. Special considerations in the use of hystero-contrast sonography as an outpatient procedure; F. Degenhardt. J. Results of a multicentre study with 430 examinations and implications for practice; R. Schurman. K. Simulation of normal and pathological tubal conditions using an ultrasound demonstration model; Index.
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