hematosalpinx


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hematosalpinx

 [hem″ah-to-sal´pinks]
an accumulation of blood in the fallopian tube.

he·ma·to·sal·pinx

(hē'mă-tō-sal'pinks, hem'ă-),
Collection of blood in a tube, often associated with a tubal pregnancy.
Synonym(s): hemosalpinx
[hemato- + G. salpinx, a trumpet]

hematosalpinx

/he·ma·to·sal·pinx/ (-sal´pinks) blood in the uterine tube.

he·ma·to·sal·pinx

(hē'mă-tō-sal'pingks)
Collection of blood in a tube, often associated with a tubal pregnancy.
Synonym(s): hemosalpinx, haematosalpinx.
[hemato- + G. salpinx, a trumpet]

hematosalpinx

an accumulation of blood in the uterine tube.
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7] As an obstructing vaginal malformation, this condition precludes the outflow of menstruation, resulting in hematocolpos, hematometra, and hematosalpinx.
Hydrosalpinx noted in 40 cases, pyosalpinx, endometriosis, hematosalpinx, torsion constituted a small percentage of cases.
Patients with communicating and Non-communicating cavitary rudimentary horns are at increased risk for developing endometriosis, hematometra and hematosalpinx, adenomyosis, and ectopic pregnancies in the rudimentary horn with subsequent rupture of that horn.
Early diagnosis and management of this condition is essential to prevent to avoid gynecological and obstetrical complications like hematometra, hematosalpinx, endometriosis, ectopic pregnancy and torsion.
Resolution is possible when initial [beta]-hCG concentration is <1000 IU/L and hemoperitoneum <50ml with a hematosalpinx of <2 cm.
CAPSULE: Hematosalpinx with hemoperitoneum is a rare combination seen only after rupture or impending rupture of hematosalpinx.
We present a rare case of hematosalpinx with torsion at its pedicle with hemoperitoneum who presented with acute abdomen.
On laparotomy there was left sided hematosalpinx (10x8x5) cm with three twists at its pedicle and about 200ml hemoperitoneum.
DISCUSSION: Hematosalpinx is usually reported in case of ectopic pregnancy (1).