Hysteroscopy in IVF

Hysteroscopy a procedure usually done under general anesthesia / Local anesthesia in the hospital / clinic set up.

The Hysteroscope is a small instrument that is inserted through he vagina, into the cervical canal and used to view the uterine cavity. Additional operative instruments can be passed through operative channels and procedures like biopsies of the endometrial lining, removal of small polyps and fibroids or cutting of abnormal tissue (Septum’s, adhesions) within the uterine cavity can be easily performed.

A simple diagnostic hysteroscopy is often mandatory prior to IVF procedures to ensure a smooth and healthy uterine cavity.