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hysterosalpingogram (HSG)

Assess morphology of endocervical canal, uterine cavity, tubes.
Rule out tubal occlusion, synechiae, uterine anomalies.


Indications
1- routine infertility evaluation
2- repeat abortions(evaluation of recurrent early pregnancy loss or preterm delivery)
3- PID with tubal involvement
4- post-surgical evaluation
5- lost IUD
6- abnormal uterine bleeding
7- incompetent cervical os
8- confirm tubal patency after reversal of tubal ligation
9- confirm tubal occlusion after surgical sterilization
10- detecting uterine anomalies, endometrial polyps, submucous myoma, and synechiae
11- detect several tubal abnormalities, including cornual occlusion, salpingitis isthmica nodosa, and hydrosalpinx



Contraindications
1- active PID with abdominal tenderness or palpable mass
2- recent uterine/tubal surgery
3- active uterine bleeding
4- pregnancy (schedule exam before ovulation to avoid early pregnancy)



Complications
1- pain and discomfort (worse with tubal disease)
2- injury/bleeding from minor tissue tear
3- contrast reaction
--systemic
--local mucosal irritation & focal granulation
4- intravasation :reticulated collection with opacification of venous structures (esp ovarian/iliac v. and lymphatics)
5- pelvic or systemic infection
6- pregnancy-related complications
-- disruption
-- fetal damage
-- induce extrauterine pregnancy








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