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Noun1.hysterosalpingogram - X ray of the uterus and Fallopian tubes; usually done in diagnosing infertility (to see if there any blockages)
roentgenogram, X-ray photograph, X-ray picture, X ray, X-ray - a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays; used in medical diagnosis
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Reduction of pain following hysterosalpingogram by prior analgesic administration.
In the female, tests include early follicular phase (day 2-5) endocrine profile-follicle stimulating hormone, luteinizing hormone, oestrogen, and prolactin; mid-luteal serum progesterone for detection of ovulation; pelvic ultrasound scan for uterine and ovarian factors; hysterosalpingogram (HSG), or hysterosalpingo contrast sonography (HyCoSy) and/or laparoscopy and dye test for tubal patency test.
Typically, hydrosalpinges have been detected via hysterosalpingogram or laparoscopy.
Should laparoscopy be a mandatory component of the infertility evaluation in infertile women with normal hysterosalpingogram or suspected unilateral distal tubal pathology?
It is also unclear what the best course of treatment is for patients who have no evidence of hydrosalpinges on ultrasound, but who develop filling of the tube during a diagnostic hysterosalpingogram.
Further tests may be needed such as semen analysis, checks of ovulation, and other tests of the female partner such as hysterosalpingogram or laparoscopy.
So, your physician likely will order a pregnancy test before scheduling a hysterosalpingogram.
Nine patients were lost to follow-up or are awaiting 3-month hysterosalpingogram (HSG).
Before their IVP cycle, couples underwent screening procedures that included a physical examination, uterine evaluation (saline infusion sonohysterogram, hysterosalpingogram or hysteroscopy), basal hormone levels (follicle stimulating hormone [FSH], dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate, prolactin, and thyroid stimulating hormone), semen analysis and a review of previous stimulations or infertility treatment cycles.