|Misdiagnosis: This Woman Built Her Life Around A Disease She Didn't Have|
So for the next two decades, Tracey built her life around that reality, taking daily anticonvulsants and eventually having her fallopian tubes cauterized to permanently prevent pregnancy. Four month later, she found out the original diagnosis of ...
KPLU News for Seattle and the Northwest - Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:52
|Does Smoking Affect Getting Pregnant? 9 Ways Cigarettes Impact Women's ...|
Smokers are more likely to get an ectopic pregnancy, which is where the embryo implants in a place other than the uterus (usually one of the fallopian tubes) and starts to grow there. This is very dangerous, because other parts of the body aren't ...
Bustle - Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:37
|Genetic Testing: How Important Is It For You To Get Your Genome Tested For ...|
Following the identification of the genetic mutations, Jolie, like many other women, decided to remove both her breasts, her ovaries, and fallopian tubes — a move which arguably could have saved her from a premature death. ... According to Dr. Tatiana ...
Medical Daily - Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:56
|Physical Therapy for Infertility|
When one of the fallopian tubes becomes blocked, there is still a chance for the woman to get pregnant, but when both of these tubes get blocked or damaged by disease or infection, infertility results. Blocked fallopian tubes account for 40 percent of ...
ABC30.com - Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:31
|Vasectomy or tubal ligation for family/population control|
While very rare and practically unheard of, there are case reports in the medical literature of spontaneous recanalization (where the cut channels, either vas deferens or fallopian tubes, rejoined together on their own to re-establish the channels ...
Filipino Reporter - Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:33
|Tubal Ligation May Limit Spread Of Endometrial Cancer|
Medical Research News and Interviews on MedicalResearch.com (blog) - Thu, 02 Jul 2015 03:30
|U.S. FDA Approves Alternate Confirmation Test for Essure® Permanent Birth ...|
During the procedure, a doctor permanently places a soft, flexible Essure® insert into each of a woman's fallopian tubes. These inserts work with a ... Essure does not protect against HIV or other sexually transmitted diseases. Talk to your doctor ...
PR Newswire (press release) - Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:03
|Do Tubal Ligation and Salpingectomy Protect Against Ovarian Cancer?|
The lifetime risk of being diagnosed with ovarian cancer is between 1% and 2%. Because there are no good screening tests and the early disease is associated with nonspecific vague symptoms, most ovarian cancers are diagnosed at an advanced stage.
Medscape - Mon, 22 Jun 2015 09:16
|Introduction: Molecular Testing in Ovarian Cancer|
Low-grade serous tumors in the fallopian tubes, peritoneal, and ovaries, have molecular perturbations in the mitogen-activated protein (MAP) kinase pathway, while high-grade tumors are characterized by p53 mutations, says Monk. Diving even deeper ...
OncLive - Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:30