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Table 2 Correlation between X-ray images and histological lesions of the tube

From: Can open tubal microsurgery still be helpful in tubal infertility treatment?

Total obstruction Incomplete obstruction Total Percentage
Permanent (occlusion) Intermittent Irregular Bomb. + tuba erecta Diverticulosis Combined images without diverticulosis Polyp
Fibrosis 205 65 55 64 47 90 37 563 54.5%
Endometriosis 67 21 18 15 38 27 9 195 18.8%
Proximal salpingiosis 53 12 8 17 32 29 9 160 15.5%
Isolated polyp   5    2 11 25 43 4.3%
Endometrial colonisation 7   11 3 7 2 4 34 3.2%
Tuberculosis 5        5 0.5%
No lesion   10 4 3 3 8 5 33 3.3%
Total 337 113 96 102 129 167 89 1033 100%
Percentage 33% 67%