Hysteroscopy is the process of viewing the inside of uterus along with cervical canal. It is done by hysteroscope, which is a narrow telescope with camera and light at end. It is passed through vagina and cervix which helps in detecting the problems in uterus. The fertility expert view the images sent to monitor to diagnose the problems.
A hysteroscopy is used to diagnosis of symptoms such as heavy periods, repeated miscarriages, unusual vaginal bleeding, pelvic pain etc. It is also used in treatment of problems such as removing fibroids, polyps, displaced intrauterine devices (IUDs) and intrauterine adhesions. It is also used for surgical sterilization and also guides the fertility expert to localize on area of endometrial biopsy.