27 March 1996 Evaluation of intrauterine adhesion treatment by laser hysteroscopy
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Proceedings Volume 2781, Lasers in Medicine; (1996) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.236812
Event: Lasers in Medicine, 1995, Warsaw-Zegrze, Poland
Abstract
Hysteroscopy, which is a kind of endoscopy, makes it possible to evaluate macroscopically the cervical canal, uterine cavity, and the uterine opening of the oviducts. Laser hysteroscopy is used for removing septa and intrauterine adhesions, polyps, small submucosus myomas, and for endometrium ablation in abnormal metrorrhagias. The paper aims at the initial evaluation of laser hysteroscopy in removing intrauterine adhesions in the cases of 41 infertile women. Among all infertile patients 16 women (39%) conceived. Among others 1 woman (2.5%) did not want to conceive and 19 had other causes of infertility. Thirteen (93%) out of 14 patients with hypomenorrhea before surgery reported improvement of the menstruation cycle after the treatment. Five patients (12%) had adhesions for the second time. The patients had the second laser hysteroscopy. The control diagnostic hysteroscopy showed no adhesions in those cases.
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Andrzej Mutrynowski, Andrzej Mutrynowski, Renata Zabielska, Renata Zabielska, } "Evaluation of intrauterine adhesion treatment by laser hysteroscopy", Proc. SPIE 2781, Lasers in Medicine, (27 March 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.236812; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.236812
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