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Title Hysteroscopy / Andrea Tinelli, Luis Alonso Pacheco, Sergio Haimovich, editors
Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2018


Description 1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
Contents Intro; Preface; Contents; Part I: Office Hysteroscopy; 1: The Vaginoscopical Approach: 25 Years Later; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Procedure; 1.3 Instrumentation; 1.4 Technique; 1.5 Vaginoscopy as a â#x80;#x9C;Standaloneâ#x80;#x9D; Procedure; References; Suggested Reading; 2: How to Set Up a Hysteroscopic Unit; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Main Equipment; 2.2.1 Intracavitary Vision; Video Camera; Cold Light Source; Light Cable; Endoscope; Data Archiving; 2.2.2 Intracavitary Distension; 2.3 Hysteroscopes for Diagnostic and Operative â#x80;#x9C;Officeâ#x80;#x9D; Procedures
2.4 Operating Instruments for Ambulatory Setting2.4.1 â#x80;#x9C;Coldâ#x80;#x9D; Mechanical Instruments; 2.4.2 Bipolar Instruments; 2.5 Hysteroscopic Instruments in Operation Room; 2.5.1 Resectoscopes; 2.5.2 Non-electrical, Unipolar and Bipolar Instruments Dedicated to the Operating Room; 2.5.3 Intrauterine Morcellators; 2.5.4 Hysterobasket; 2.6 Preparation of Office Hysteroscopy in Ambulatory Setting and Operative Hysteroscopy in Operating Room: Some Considerations; 2.7 Sterilisation and Maintenance of the Equipment; References
3: Anesthesia and Analgesia for Office-ÂƯBased Uterine Procedures3.1 Background; 3.2 Local Anesthetic Agents; 3.2.1 Mechanism of Action and Metabolism; 3.2.2 Factors Affecting Potency and Onset and Duration of Action; 3.2.3 Adverse Events; 3.3 Innervation of the Uterus; 3.4 Anesthetic Targets and Techniques; 3.4.1 Vagina; 3.4.2 Cervix; Paracervical; Intracervical; Topical; 3.4.3 Corpus; 3.5 Systemic Agents; 3.6 Other Adjuvant Measures; 3.7 Summary of the Evidence; 3.8 Uterine Anesthesia Regimen; 3.8.1 Background; 3.8.2 Basic Technique Preprocedure3.8.2.2 Preparing the Patient; Injectable Agent; Intra and Paracervical Components; Topical Agents; Protocol Variations, Modifications and Additions; 3.9 Summary; References; 4: In-Office Hysteroscopy; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Procedure Preparation; 4.3 Hysteroscopy Skills; 4.4 Instrumentation; References; 5: Is Antibiotic Prophylaxis Necessary for Hysteroscopy?; 5.1 Comment; References; 6: How to Overcome a Resistant Cervix for Hysteroscopy; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Anatomy; 6.3 Hysteroscopic Investigation of Uterine Cervix
6.3.1 Evaluation Criteria of the Uterine Cervix6.3.1.1 Number; Direction; Length; Diameter; Pathologies; 6.4 Resistant Cervix in Diagnostic Hysteroscopy. How to Overcome It; 6.4.1 Respecting the Anatomy of the Uterine Cervical Canal; 6.4.2 Stenosis of EUO; 6.4.3 Myomas; 6.4.4 Isthmus Fibrosis; 6.4.5 Polyps; 6.4.6 Isthmocele; 6.4.7 Cervical Synechiae; 6.5 Resistant Cervix in Operative Setting; 6.5.1 Evaluation of the Cervical Canal in Diagnostic Hysteroscopy; 6.5.2 The First Hegar Has to Smoothly Slide in the Uterine Cavity
Summary This book offers a cutting-edge guide to hysteroscopy and provides readers with the latest and most essential information on procedure techniques, clinical advances and international developments in practice and treatment of endometrial pathology. Providing comprehensive coverage, it explains in detail every aspect of hysteroscopy, from diagnostics to hysteroscopic surgery. As such, it addresses the bases of hysteroscopy; pre-, intra- and post-hysteroscopy medications; intracavitary pathologies; fertility issues; and surgical implications and complications. At the same time, it also explores challenging and controversial topics, such as hysteroscopy and ART, submucous myomas, and uterine malformations. All topics are discussed by prominent experts in the field, and clearly organized and illustrated to help readers gain the most from each chapter. Accordingly, the book offers a valuable resource for all gynecologists working at hysteroscopy units, reproductive units, gynecological and oncological units, as well as a quick reference guide for all other physicians interested in the topic
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed February 19, 2018)
Subject Hysteroscopy.
Surgical techniques.
Reproductive medicine.
Gynaecology & obstetrics.
MEDICAL -- Gynecology & Obstetrics.
Form Electronic book
Author Tinelli, Andrea, editor.
Pacheco, Luis Alonso, editor
Haimovich, Sergio, editor
LC no. 2017955682
ISBN 9783319575599