A 41-year-old female asked:
Local anesthesia can be taken for hystersalpingogram?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Michael Gabor answered
32 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
No,: the procedure itself is somewhat similar to a speculum pelvic exam, then a catheter is placed through the cervix, and contrast injected. There is no opportunity for local anesthesia.
Answered on Jul 28, 2014
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