Need or no need for septum incision: that´s the question!

Course description

During this course we will review physiopathology, diagnosis and reproductive outcome of septate uterus, associated pathology and the pros and cons of surgical resection with some tips for consideration during the procedure.


Learning objectives

To clarify the indications for uterine septum resection based on latest scientific evidence.


Target audience

Gynecologists with an interest in adolescent gynecology, human reproduction, and/or minimal invasive surgery


Educational needs and expected outcomes

After the recent publication and subsequent alert in Human Reproduction of the paper by Rikken JFW et al. titled Septum resection in women with a septate uterus: a cohort study, the indications for uterine septum resection will be clarified.



 12:00-12:05  Introduction - Stephan Gordts
 12:05-12:20  Uterine septum: reproductive outcome and physiopathology - Grigoris Grimbizis
 12:20-12:35  How to perform a correct diagnosis - Maribel Acién
 12:35-12:50  Michelle Nisolle. Associated pathology and effect on reproductive outcomes
 12:50-13:00  Q&A - Stephan Gordts
 13:00-13:15  Septum resection: practical surgical tips - Linda Tebache
 13:15-13:30  Necessity of septum resection: cons - Mark Emmanuel
 13:30-13:45  Necessity of septum resection: pros - Marco Gergolet
 13:45-14:00  Q&A and concluding remarks. Stephan Gordts



Members as well as non-members will have to register to have access to the on-demand programme. Registrations can only be validated and confirmed when accompanied by payment. You can register with the online registration form until 31 October 2021 at 11:00 CET.

The following fees apply (exclusive 21% Belgian VAT):

 Member of ESHRE

15 Euro

 Allied professional /
 student Member 

10 Euro

 Non-member of ESHRE

100 Euro

Please note!

  • Registrations offer full access to the on demand webinar on the e-learning platform.
  • The registration fees are non-refundable
  • All prices mentioned are in Euro and exclusive 21% Belgian VAT
  • Payment can be made by credit card or bank transfer.
  • Information about ESHRE membership and its benefits can be found here