tuboplasty


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tu·bo·plas·ty

 (to͞o′bō-plăs′tē, tyo͞o′-)
n. pl. tu·bo·plas·ties
Surgical repair of one or both fallopian tubes.
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tuboplasty

(ˈtjuːbəˌplæstɪ)
n, pl -ies
surgical repair of one or both Fallopian tubes
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tu·bo·plas·ty

n. tuboplastia, reparación plástica de un conducto esp. de una trompa de Falopio.
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Histopathology of balloon-dilation Eustachian tuboplasty. Laryngoscope 2015; 125: 436-41.
Through the work of dedicated clinicians and researchers, and with the support of industry, our specialty has another new innovative therapy, balloon eustachian tube (ET) dilatation, or balloon eustachian tuboplasty. Foresight would demand that our specialty make the effort to mitigate the risk of a similar tragedy of the medical commons.
The traditional treatment is mastoidectomy, routinely combined with middle ear ventilation tube insertion or tube insertion during re-examination after operation.[2] Eustachian tuboplasty by balloon dilation can improve the pathological state of ET via specific mechanisms to achieve functional recovery and satisfactory clinical efficacy.[3],[4]
Doctors at the Nairobi Women's Hospital advised her to undergo tuboplasty, a minor surgical procedure to unblock the tubes, which would have cost them Sh100,000.
Table 3 shows the pregnancy rate after laparoscopic tuboplasty. Of the 97 women followed up after laparoscopic tuboplasty, 35 women (36%) got pregnant with 33 (94.2%) of them being intrauterine, while 2 (5.7%) of them were extrauterine pregnancies.
Laparoscopy prior to tuboplasty prevented unnecessary operation in 4 of 10 patients.
The final section looks at emerging techniques such as Eustachian tuboplasty and endoscopic ear surgery.
In the previous study carried out in 1997 at the yaounde General Hospital, Cameroon on 194 patients, the overall pregnancy rate after laparoscopic distal tuboplasty was 27, 3% (14).
Operatively, we have utilized minilaparoscopic instrumentation for excision of endometriosis, ovarian cystectomy, adhesiolysis, enterolysis, tuboplasty, and supracervical and total hysterectomy with or without bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy.
Macroscopic tuboplasty: Reversal of female sterilization.
Surgical procedures associated with a significant incidence of pelvic adhesions include myomectomy, resection/vaporization of endometriosis, lysis of adhesions, tuboplasty, ovarian cystectomy, and hysterectomy.
Poe, who also practices at Children's Hospital, Boston, has invited specialists from around the world for workshops, and recently reported on laser eustachian tuboplasty. In that prospective trial, 7 of 10 patients with intractable otitis media with effusion despite tympanostomy tubes who were treated with unilateral laser eustachian tuboplasty had no intraoperative complications and were free of effusion 6 months later.