Saline infusion sonohysterography

Medical Services Advisory Committee
Record ID 31999009752
Authors' objectives:

This report summarises the assessment of current evidence for the use of saline infusion sonohysterography (SIS) as a second-line diagnostic procedure for women with abnormal uterine bleeding.

Authors' recommendations: MSAC recommended that on the strength of evidence pertaining to saline infusion sonohysterography, public funding should be supported for this procedure as a second-line diagnostic procedure for abnormal uterine bleeding, when findings from transvaginal ultrasound are inconclusive.
Authors' methods: Systematic review
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 1999
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Australia
MeSH Terms
  • Costs and Cost Analysis
  • Hysterosalpingography
  • Sodium Chloride
  • Uterine Diseases
Organisation Name: Medical Services Advisory Committee
Contact Address: MSAC (MDP 107), GPO Box 9848, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia. Tel: +61 2 6289 6811; Fax: +61 2 6289 8799.
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