Tip #51: Asherman Syndrome

asherman-syndromeThis sonohysterogram study demonstrates an intrauterine adhesion between the front and back wall of the uterus (between the calipers).

Fluid (which appears black in this photo) was placed inside the uterus to more carefully visualize the entire uterine lining. A complication of uterine surgery, intrauterine adhesions can prevent implantation or cause an early miscarriage.