Office hysteroscopy is a procedure where your gynecologist uses a very slender about 3mm diameter hysteroscope; which is almost half the size of a normal-sized hysteroscope; fitted to a high definition camera and a monitor to look inside your uterus.
WHEN TO NOT DO OFFICE HYSTEROSCOPY
PREPARATION FOR OFFICE HYSTEROSCOPY
Q: WHY IS OFFICE HYSTEROSCOPY DONE?
A: Office Hysteroscopy is done to evaluate the uterus in case of infertility or recurrent abortions; to find the cause of abnormal uterine bleeding or to remove the uterine septum; adhesions or fibroid.
Q: HOW MUCH TIME DOES OFFICE HYSTEROSCOPY TAKE?
A: Office hysteroscopy takes 10 to 15 minutes and it may extend by a few more minutes if any procedure is to be performed like the removal of a myoma or septum.
Q: CAN HYSTEROSCOPY BE DONE WITHOUT ANESTHESIA?
A: As the name suggests; office hysteroscopy can be done inside the office as it is done without general anesthesia as the hysteroscope which is used to do it is very thin and slender and easy to introduce inside the uterus.
Q: WHAT KIND OF EQUIPMENT IS USED TO DO OFFICE HYSTEROSCOPY?
A: A slender hysteroscope called an office hysteroscopy; HD camera; monitor and recording software are the equipment used for office hysteroscopy.
Q: WHAT IS THE COST OF OFFICE HYSTEROSCOPY IN INDIA?
A: The cost of office hysteroscopy ranges from 15000 to 30000.