• Abstract
  • 1 Cost-effectiveness analysis of salpingectomy prior to IVF, based on a randomized controlled trial Strandell A, Lindhard A, Eckerlund I Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. (healthdocbox.com)
  • Clinical conclusions The clinical conclusions were that salpingectomy before a woman starts IVF treatment, when performed on a woman with hydrosalpinges diagnosed by ultrasound, increases the live birth rate in comparison with the situation where salpingectomy is offered to women after they have started IVF treatment. (healthdocbox.com)
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  • RESULTS--C trachomatis DNA was detected in only one of the 48 salpingectomy specimens from 37 women. (bmj.com)
  • However, in six of the 37 women, C trachomatis DNA was detected in the genital specimens (cervix and/or endometrial) taken before salpingectomy. (bmj.com)
  • A comparator group of women started their IVF treatment with the opportunity of having a salpingectomy after a failed IVF cycle. (healthdocbox.com)