extratubal

extratubal

 [ek″strah-too´b'l]
outside a tube.

ex·tra·tub·al

(eks'tră-tū'băl),
Outside any tube; specifically, not in the auditory (eustachian) or uterine (fallopian) tubes.

extratubal

(ĕks″tră-tū′băl)
Outside a tube, esp. the uterine tube.
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It has been recommended as a screening tool in cases of infertility in developed countries as well.32 Other modalities like contrast sonohysterography, laparoscopy and hysteroscopy have been shown to be of comparable or more usefulness.33-35 HSG has also been found to be less sensitive than other modalities in cases of extratubal pathologies.29,33,35 However its wide availability compared to other modalities and a possible therapeutic role36 will help HSG remain the main diagnostic study in infertility cases.