sonohysterography

sonohysterography

(sō″nō-hĭs″tĕ-rŏg′ră-fē, sŏ″) [L. sonus, sound + ″]
Instillation of 10 to 20 ml of saline into the uterus to enhance ultrasonic imaging and help determine the cause of abnormal uterine bleeding, female infertility, or to identify uterine masses.
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As the AAGL guidelines state, diagnosis is generally achieved with one or a combination of hysteroscopic and radiological techniques that may include transvaginal ultrasonography, saline infusion sonohysterography, and magnetic resonance imaging.
today announced the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of its product, the SonoSure(TM) Sonohysterography and Endometrial Sampling Device.
Other diagnostic modalities are sonohysterography, hysterosalpingography and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
Value of sonohysterography in the diagnosis and management of abnormal uterine bleeding.
Procedures are assigned to one of four sections in the book: ultra-sound guided biopsies, ultra-sound guided access and drainage, ultra-sound guided percutaneous therapies, sonohysterography.
In brief, before IUI and when the women were in the periovulatory phase, a sonohysterography examination was performed with a transvaginal probe of 5-7.
MONTREAL -- Three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasound can be used as a screening tool to evaluate abnormal uterine bleeding in premenopausal women, thereby avoiding the need for more invasive 3-D transvaginal sonohysterography in about one-third of cases, one study found.
The Goldstein SonoBiopsy Catheter is unique in that it combines Saline Infusion Sonohysterography (SIS) and biopsy functionality in a single device.
today announced a strategic alliance and revealed its medical device co-promotion, the SonoSure(TM) Sonohysterography and Endometrial Sampling Device.
Many imaging modalities have been used in the diagnosis of a uterine septum, including hysterosalpingogram (HSG), 2-D and 3-1) ultrasound, saline infusion sonohysterography, and MRI.
Comparison of diagnostic accuracy of saline infusion sonohysterography, transvaginal sonography and hysteroscopy.
Various investigations available for evaluation of the endometrium are TVUS, saline infusion sonohysterography (SIS), D&C, hysteroscopy, and endometrial biopsy.