Pyosalpinx and Hydrosalpinx in Virginal Adolescents: Report of Two Cases


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Moralioglu S., Ozen I. O. , Demirogullari B., Basaklar A. C.

WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.62, no.3, pp.257-259, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 62 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.7727/wimj.2012.093
  • Title of Journal : WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.257-259

Abstract

Pyosalpinx and hydrosalpinx are conditions mainly seen in adult women, but also among sexually active adolescents and can bring added hazard to fertility. However, these conditions are very rare in childhood, as well as in adolescent girls who are not sexually active.