Hydrosalpinx is a dilation of the fallopian tube due to the accumulation of fluid inside it. In addition, this alteration causes the tube to become obstructed. Therefore, hydrosalpinx can be the cause of tubal factor, hindering or preventing gestation.
Tubal factor by hydrosalpinx
By Dr. Mónica Aura Masip MD, MSc (gynecologist), Sergio Rogel Cayetano MD (gynecologist), Silvia Azaña Gutiérrez BSc, MSc (embryologist), Zaira Salvador BSc, MSc (embryologist) and Cristina Algarra Goosman BSc, MSc (psychologist).
Last Update: 01/03/2022