Laparoscopy is also being used in patients with Infertility with very good results. In short Laparoscopic surgery allows you a better chance at getting pregnant either naturally or with fertility treatments
This procedure allows us to determine whether there are any defects such as scar tissue, endometriosis, fibroid and other abnormalities of the uterus, fallopian tubes and ovaries.
If any defects are found then they can sometimes be corrected with operative Laparoscopy such as the removal of ovarian cysts , removal of PCOD(Polycystic ovarian disease) by LOES, Diathermy to spots of endometriosis, removal of fibroids, opening tubal blocks the list is endless.
Hysteroscopy is a procedure that involves insertion of a narrow telescope-like instrument into the cavity of the uterus (endometrial cavity). The uterine cavity is then distended with fluid and visualized any defects can be visualized and TREATED at the same time
⇒ Endometrial polyps
⇒ Intrauterine scar tissue
⇒ A bicornuate uterus or septate uterine malformation