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Pyosalpinx
Maryam Rezvani, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Definitions

              • Salpingitis: Inflammation of fallopian tubes
              • Pyosalpinx: Inflammation of fallopian tubes with obstruction and distention with pus

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • CT Findings

                • MR Findings

                  • Ultrasonographic Findings

                    • Imaging Recommendations

                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                        PATHOLOGY

                        • General Features

                          • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                            • Microscopic Features

                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                              • Presentation

                                • Demographics

                                  • Natural History & Prognosis

                                    • Treatment

                                      DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                      • Consider

                                        • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                          Selected References

                                          1. Romosan G et al: Ultrasound for diagnosing acute salpingitis: a prospective observational diagnostic study. Hum Reprod. 28(6):1569-79, 2013
                                          2. Le Pennec V et al: Imaging in infections of the left iliac fossa. Diagn Interv Imaging. 93(6):466-72, 2012
                                          3. Rezvani M et al: Fallopian tube disease in the nonpregnant patient. Radiographics. 31(2):527-48, 2011
                                          4. Horrow MM: Ultrasound of pelvic inflammatory disease. Ultrasound Q. 20(4):171-9, 2004
                                          5. Nishie A et al: Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome. Radiologic manifestation. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 27(5):786-91, 2003
                                          6. Nishino M et al: Magnetic resonance imaging findings in gynecologic emergencies. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 27(4):564-70, 2003
                                          7. Varras M et al: Tubo-ovarian abscesses: spectrum of sonographic findings with surgical and pathological correlations. Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol. 30(2-3):117-21, 2003
                                          8. Bennett GL et al: Gynecologic causes of acute pelvic pain: spectrum of CT findings. Radiographics. 22(4):785-801, 2002
                                          9. Sam JW et al: Spectrum of CT findings in acute pyogenic pelvic inflammatory disease. Radiographics. 22(6):1327-34, 2002
                                          10. Ueda H et al: Adnexal masses caused by pelvic inflammatory disease: MR appearance. Magn Reson Med Sci. 1(4):207-15, 2002
                                          11. Bau A et al: Acute female pelvic pain: ultrasound evaluation. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 21(1):78-93, 2000
                                          12. Nelson AL et al: Transrectal ultrasonographically guided drainage of gynecologic pelvic abscesses. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 182(6):1382-8, 2000
                                          13. Corsi PJ et al: Transvaginal ultrasound-guided aspiration of pelvic abscesses. Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol. 7(5):216-21, 1999
                                          14. Hawnaur JM et al: Magnetic resonance imaging of actinomycosis presenting as pelvic malignancy. Br J Radiol. 72(862):1006-11, 1999
                                          15. McCormack WM: Pelvic inflammatory disease. N Engl J Med. 330(2):115-9, 1994
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                                          Tables

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                                          KEY FACTS

                                          • Terminology

                                            • Imaging

                                              • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                • Pathology

                                                  • Clinical Issues

                                                    TERMINOLOGY

                                                    • Definitions

                                                      • Salpingitis: Inflammation of fallopian tubes
                                                      • Pyosalpinx: Inflammation of fallopian tubes with obstruction and distention with pus

                                                    IMAGING

                                                    • General Features

                                                      • CT Findings

                                                        • MR Findings

                                                          • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                            • Imaging Recommendations

                                                              DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                PATHOLOGY

                                                                • General Features

                                                                  • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                    • Microscopic Features

                                                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                      • Presentation

                                                                        • Demographics

                                                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                            • Treatment

                                                                              DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                              • Consider

                                                                                • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                  Selected References

                                                                                  1. Romosan G et al: Ultrasound for diagnosing acute salpingitis: a prospective observational diagnostic study. Hum Reprod. 28(6):1569-79, 2013
                                                                                  2. Le Pennec V et al: Imaging in infections of the left iliac fossa. Diagn Interv Imaging. 93(6):466-72, 2012
                                                                                  3. Rezvani M et al: Fallopian tube disease in the nonpregnant patient. Radiographics. 31(2):527-48, 2011
                                                                                  4. Horrow MM: Ultrasound of pelvic inflammatory disease. Ultrasound Q. 20(4):171-9, 2004
                                                                                  5. Nishie A et al: Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome. Radiologic manifestation. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 27(5):786-91, 2003
                                                                                  6. Nishino M et al: Magnetic resonance imaging findings in gynecologic emergencies. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 27(4):564-70, 2003
                                                                                  7. Varras M et al: Tubo-ovarian abscesses: spectrum of sonographic findings with surgical and pathological correlations. Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol. 30(2-3):117-21, 2003
                                                                                  8. Bennett GL et al: Gynecologic causes of acute pelvic pain: spectrum of CT findings. Radiographics. 22(4):785-801, 2002
                                                                                  9. Sam JW et al: Spectrum of CT findings in acute pyogenic pelvic inflammatory disease. Radiographics. 22(6):1327-34, 2002
                                                                                  10. Ueda H et al: Adnexal masses caused by pelvic inflammatory disease: MR appearance. Magn Reson Med Sci. 1(4):207-15, 2002
                                                                                  11. Bau A et al: Acute female pelvic pain: ultrasound evaluation. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 21(1):78-93, 2000
                                                                                  12. Nelson AL et al: Transrectal ultrasonographically guided drainage of gynecologic pelvic abscesses. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 182(6):1382-8, 2000
                                                                                  13. Corsi PJ et al: Transvaginal ultrasound-guided aspiration of pelvic abscesses. Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol. 7(5):216-21, 1999
                                                                                  14. Hawnaur JM et al: Magnetic resonance imaging of actinomycosis presenting as pelvic malignancy. Br J Radiol. 72(862):1006-11, 1999
                                                                                  15. McCormack WM: Pelvic inflammatory disease. N Engl J Med. 330(2):115-9, 1994