ISBN 9789350257814,Textbook of Hysteroscopy

Textbook of Hysteroscopy



Jaypee Brothers Publishers

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9789350257814

ISBN-10 9350257815


Number of Pages 296 Pages
Language (English)


Key Features
Excellent hysteroscopy text that aims to meticulously cover the role of hysteroscopy, both diagnostic and therapeutic in clinical gynecology and infertility practice
Section that offers crucial, practical information on the hysteroscope and other related additional equipment
Chapters are relevant, complete, and easy-to-understand procedures are described in detail and fully illustrated with color photographs
Step-by-step descriptions of common operative surgical techniques and practical hints on hysteroscopy procedures
Complications are highlighted with authoritative guidance on how to avoid and manage them
Technical edge over other texts on this subject, written by internationally respected professionals Provides solid grounding in the art and science of hysteroscopy
Strongly recommended for all gynecologists in training and also to those in practice.

About the Author
Nandita Palshetkar is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at DY Patil Medical College, Navi Mumbai; she also is a Teacher for superspecialty degree (FNB), Fellowship in Reproductive Medicine, National Board, New Delhi, Lilavati Hospital, Mumbai and also DY Patil University, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She has also trained in IVF and Micromanipulation from the University of Ghent, Belgium, Alpha School of Embryology, Naples, Italy; IVF and ICSI Training, Melbourne, Australia; Copenhagen, Denmark (IVF Centers). She has been a Senior Vice President FOGS! (2011); Chairman, Perinatology Committee (2004-2008), FOGSI; Deputy Secretary, Mumbai Obstetrics and Gynecology Society; Secretary, Association Maharashtra Obstetrics and Gynecology Societies; Treasurer, Indian Association of Gynecological Endoscopy; Treasurer, Indian Society of Assisted Reproduction; Member, National Guidelines for Accreditation; Supervision and Regulation of ART Clinics in India, (2006-2007). Her portfolio includes prestigious affiliations to a string of professional bodies including the National Advisory Committee on ART and FOGS!. She has received an Award from Gr8 Women's Achievers Award in Medical and Health Care in 2011; an Award from Hex World Newsmakers Achievers Awards for Best Doctor in Gynecological field on 1st May 2010; felicitated by Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) in 2010; received an Award for"Best Woman Achiever" in Gynecological field from the Mayor of Mumbai in 2010; awarded "Best Woman Achiever" in Gynecological field from Giants Group of Byculla, Mumbai, from the Mayor in 2009; themBharat Excellence Award" and Gold Medal, Certificate of Excellence and Certificate of Felicitation for the year 2009, by the Friendship Forum of India on February 25, 2009. She was also recognized as "Maharashtrian Woman Achiever" at the Munnbai Festival at Gateway of India on 26th January 2006. Dr Palshetkar's powerful advocacy of women's health has made her a recognizable face in the community and wins her many accolades.

Rishma Dhillon Pai is currently an Honorary Consultant Gynecologist at the Jaslok and Lilavati Hospitals, two of the best known and reputed hospitals in Mumbai; the Director of the Everywoman Cliniqs and Pearl Center Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, which was the first to break new ground in the field of family planning. She has been firmly attached to Obstetric and Gynecological Societies and was elected as the Senior Vice PresidentFOGSI (2010) Notwithstanding her activity-filled agenda, she is a Joint Clinical Secretary of MOGS (The Mumbai Obstetric and Gynecological Society), Honorary Secretary of Indian Association of Gynecological Endoscopists (IAGE) and Indian Society for Assisted Reproduction (ISAR). She is the Board Member ofthe World Endometriosis Society. She was also the Chairperson of the Food, Drugs and Medicosurgical Equipment Committee of FOGS! (Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India, 2004-2008). She is the Organizing Secretary of the All India Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology AICOG 2013, to be held in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Hrishikesh D Pai is a leader in the management of infertility issues in India. He set up the largest IVF group in the country with annual turnover of more than 2000 IVF patients and a clinical pregnancy rate of 40 to 50 percent per attempt in women less than 35 years of age. Amongst the initial pioneers of his field, he has been the first doctor in India to have introduced several new techniques in this discipline the assisted laser hatching; the technique of spindle view; the technique of ovarian tissue freezing the technique of oocyte freezing and freezing embryos with vitrification, and the technique of Intracytoplasmic Morphologically Selected Sperm Injection (IMS!). He balances his demanding private practice with various associations as being the present Vice President of the Indian Society of Assisted Reproduction; Treasurer of Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India; the Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Embryology and Andrology at the Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, USA. He is the Deputy Secretary General of FOGS!, President (Elect) of ISAR and the Organizing Chairperson of the All India Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology-AICOG 2013, to be held in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Table of Contents
1. Surgical Anatomy of Uterus
2. Instrumentation in Hysteroscopy
Indications and Contraindications of Hysteroscopy
4. Monopolar Energy in Hysteroscopy
5. New Bipolar Technology for Hysteroscopy
6. Office Hysteroscopy
7. Diagnostic Hysteroscopy
8. Lasers in Hysteroscopy
9. Hysteroscopy in Infertility
10. Hysterosalpingography vs Sonohysterography vs Hysteroscopy in Evaluation of Uterine Cavity in Infertility
11. Hysteroscopy in Asherman's Syndrome
12. Hysteroscopy and Mullerian Septum
13. Endometrial Ablation and Transcervical Resection of Endometrium
14. Hysteroscopic Tubal Cannulation
15. Falloposcopy
16. Vaginoscopy in Gynecology
17. Hysteroscopic Sterilization
18. Hysteroscopy in Endometrial Cancer
19. Hysteroscopic Management of Cervical Ectopic pregnancy
20. Hysteroscopic Embryo Transfer
21. Complications of Hysteroscopic Surgery
22. Newer Developments in Hysteroscopy
23. Hysteroscopy in Evaluation of Endometrial Tuberculosis