Journal of Indira Gandhi Institute Of Medical Sciences

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 111--113

A retrospective study on role of HSG in evaluation of female infertility


Huma Nishat1, Kalpana Singh1, Bhawana Tiwary1, Shubhanti Kumari1, Kumari Shashi1, Manisha Kumari2 
1 Department of Reproductive Medicine, IGIMS, Patna, Bihar, India
2 Department of Radiology, IGIMS, Patna, Bihar, India

Correspondence Address:
Kalpana Singh
Department of Reproductive Medicine, IGIMS, Sheikhpura, Patna - 800 014, Bihar
India

Aims and Objectives: Hysterosalpingogram (HSG) is one of the investigations used to evaluate female infertility. The objective of this study was to assess the role of HSG in evaluation of female infertility. Materials and Methods: A retrospective study conducted at IGIMS, Patna. The data collected were the infertile patients in whom HSG procedure performed among the women attending between November 2016 and November 2018 were included. Results: The study included a total of 130 cases of infertile women, in which 70% of cases were of primary infertility and 30% were of secondary infertility. About 83% of cases were of normal tubes with bilateral spillage. Conclusion: The retrospective study showed that HSG is a safe, lesser invasive, and cost effective and a valuable diagnostic procedure.


How to cite this article:
Nishat H, Singh K, Tiwary B, Kumari S, Shashi K, Kumari M. A retrospective study on role of HSG in evaluation of female infertility.J Indira Gandhi Inst Med Sci 2021;7:111-113


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Nishat H, Singh K, Tiwary B, Kumari S, Shashi K, Kumari M. A retrospective study on role of HSG in evaluation of female infertility. J Indira Gandhi Inst Med Sci [serial online] 2021 [cited 2022 May 26 ];7:111-113
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