Hysteroscopy is the inspection of the uterine cavity by endoscopy with access through the cervix. It allows for the diagnosis of intrauterine pathology and serves as a method for surgical intervention.Hysteroscopy is done using a hysteroscope, a thin, lighted tube that is inserted into the vagina to examine the cervix and inside of the uterus. Hysteroscopy can be either diagnostic or operative.
We perform hysteroscopy to correct the following uterine conditions:
· Adhesions:, Uterine adhesions are scar tissue bands in the uterus and may lead to infertility.
· Septums: A malformation of the uterus that is present from birth.
· Abnormal bleeding: