TITLE

Rubin's test

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1929
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of "Rubin's test" is presented. It refers to transuterine insufflation of the fallopian tubes with carbon dioxide to test their patency. This was the first technique used to determine whether scarring of the fallopian tubes was a cause of infertility in women.
ACCESSION #
21244541

 

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