Pyosalpinx – accumulation of pus in the fallopian tube due to the penetration of pathogens of a purulent infection into it
Causes of pyosalpinx
Most often, Pyosalpinx is the outcome of acute salpingitis (see Salpingoophoritis): obliteration of the outer and inner openings of the uterine (fallopian) tube leads to the formation of a closed purulent cavity, the walls of which are a stretched and thickened tube. Often Pyosalpinx develops after an abortion, less often its root cause is a postpartum infection; not often lead to the formation of Pyosalpinx acute and chronic gonococcal salpingitis.
Varieties of pyosalpinx
Pyosalpinx can occur in acute or chronic form, periodic exacerbations do not often pass under the guise of “chronic inflammation of the uterine appendages.”
The main symptoms of pyosalpinx
Pain in the lower abdomen, fever, leukocytosis. A gynecological examination reveals a painful volumetric formation located in the small pelvis on the side of the uterus or behind it.
Treatment of pyosalpinx
Operative: abdominal surgery and removal of the fallopian tube filled with pus.
Prevention of pyosalpinx
Timely treatment of salpingitis, gonorrhea, the fight against abortion.
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thank God it wasn’t. But antibiotics and hormones are usually prescribed. And then physio.
Regarding the first, I don’t know what it is, but about adhesions, Volupta’s gel for women helps well. If you don’t know about it write
In fact, adhesions are not treated much … Fewer surgical interventions!