In the presence of intracavitary
pathology, hysteroscopy can offer therapeutic interventions as part of a "see and treat" venue.
When comparing SIS with transvaginal ultrasound, SIS provides a more accurate assessment of the endometrium and makes it possible to measure the endometrium separately from the intracavitary
Yet, diagnostic hysteroscopy (DH) has proven to be superior to either modality for the accurate evaluation of intracavitary
All patients diagnosed with a malignancy on intracavitary
biopsy died within 22 months of complications related to their cancers, despite being given a variety of therapies.
Sonosalpingography is done with sterile saline injection under transvaginal ultrasound guidance to evaluate intracavitary
lesions and tubal morphology and patency.
Vaginal bleeding, cramping, and diarrhea have been observed during use of misoprostol, but it would be interesting to determine whether intracavitary
pathology plays a role in these effects.
"Our study suggests that [saline-infusion sonohysterography] is highly sensitive in diagnosing intracavitary
uterine pathologies" and can be beneficial in guiding physicians in the selection of less-invasive procedures, Dr.
A contrast enhanced CT will always be of much help in finding intracavitary
pulmonary artery pseudoaneurysms.
For example, Breitkopf and colleagues found that transvaginal US missed intracavitary
lesions in one of six premenopausal women who had abnormal bleeding and an endometrial stripe thinner than 5 mm, for a sensitivity of 74%.
Four years of clinical studies demonstrate that Onyx-015 is safe at high doses, whether administered by intratumoral injection, intravenously by intracavitary
injection for ovarian cancer, or into the hepatic artery The most common side effects are mild to moderate fever and chills.
This was followed by ICRT (intracavitary