Hysteroscopic surgery; Operative hysteroscopy; Uterine endoscopy; Uteroscopy; Vaginal bleeding - hysteroscopy; Uterine bleeding - hysteroscopy; Adhesions - hysteroscopy; Birth defects - hysteroscopy

Hysteroscopy is a procedure to look at the inside of the womb (uterus). Your health care provider can look at the:

  • Opening to the womb (cervix)
  • Inside of the womb
  • Openings of the fallopian tubes

This procedure is commonly used to diagnose bleeding problems in women, remove polyps or fibroids, or perform sterilization procedures. It may be done in a hospital, outpatient surgery center, or the provider's office.


Why the Procedure Is Performed


Before the Procedure

After the Procedure

Outlook (Prognosis)