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Do I have to see a specialist to get a hysteroscopy ordered?

Do I have to see a specialist to get a hysteroscopy ordered?

Yes: A hysteroscopy may be indicated for a number of gynecologic complaints (abnormal bleeding, polyps, fibroids, lost iud, etc). A hysteroscopy can be performed in the clinic or in an operating room, depending on the physician and the problem being investigated. Most ob/gyn's perform hysteroscopy, and yes you would need to have an evaluation with your gynecologist to detemine that you need this exam. ...Read more

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Dr. Shiao-Yu Lee
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Hysteroscopy (Definition)

Hysteroscopy is a procedure utilizing a thin telescope with a light cord and camera attached to visualize the inside of the uterus. The scope is inserted through the vagina, into the cervix and then entered ...Read more


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How you know if durning hysteroscopy the uters wall get damage is any way to know?

Surgeon knows : The doctor that did the surgery would be well aware of any complication that occurred during hysteroscopy. After the procedure the doctor generally discusses the findings of the case with the patient. If you have further questions simply ask your surgeon. ...Read more

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Will a hysteroscopy see if your tube have scarrs?

Hysteroscopy: If they are able to complete the whole exam they will be able to tell you if the path from ovaries, through tubes and into uterus is healthy and patent. ...Read more

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I don't want to get a Hysterosalpingogarm, is there any other option for me? I've already had a hysteroscopy back in February.

Two options: Two options: 1: Laparoscopic surgery 2: Sonohysterogram with special fluid with air bubbles may be able to outline the tubes. But, similar to a hysterosalpingogram ...Read more

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Can you still get pregnant if you have a hysteroscopy?

Yes: Yes, particulary if the hysteroscopy is done just for taking a look. For operative hysteroscopy, the answer depends on the extent of surgery that has to be done. ...Read more

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After my hysteroscopy will i still be able to get pregnant?

Hysteroscopy: It is difficult to answer this without knowing the details of the procedure. If it was just a diagnostic procedure to make sure everything was alright, then the procedure would not make it more difficult to become pregnancy. ...Read more

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Hysteroscopy/d&c what other anesthesia can I get for that other than general anesthesia. It seems that they are only giving me one option. 54yr/female?

Hysteroscopy/d&c what other anesthesia can I get for that other than general anesthesia. It seems that they are only giving me one option. 54yr/female?

Regional Anesthesia: Any form of regional anesthesia would suffice for this procedure. You can have spinal or epidural anesthesia. In spinal or epidural a needle is inserted into your back. Fluids are injected to render the patient anesthetized. You are given some IV medication to "take the edge off" and make you amnesic. This is another safe way to proceed. ...Read more

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What kind of doctor can I see about a hysteroscopy?

OBGYN: A hysteroscopy is a procedure done by a gynecologist to visualize the inside of your uterus with a camera. It can locate an iud or identify any structural abnormalities that can then be biopsied. It is a relatively quick procedure that usually only takes about 30 minutes to an hour. ...Read more

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Could a woman still get pregnant after a hysteroscopy surgery?

Of course: It depends what the hyysteroscopy was done for, a diagnostic hyesteroscopy will not keep you from getting preg, often times hysteroscopy is done to fix an endometrial problems so u can get pregnant, I have done many of these in my office with great success. ...Read more

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I'm 32 years old and it being a year trying to get pregnant, I want to know if hysteroscopy can help me getting pregnant?

I'm 32 years old and it being a year trying to get pregnant, I want to know if hysteroscopy can help me getting pregnant?

Yes: Hysteroscopy can definitely help you with evaluation of your ability to conceive. Sometimes there are septations or tissue curtains in the uterus that prevent pregnancy from occurring and a hysteroscopy can detect that. Also, at hysteroscopy, the tubes can be evaluated to make sure there is flow or patency of the tubes (combined with laparoscopy). If you've been trying for a year, I recommend ...Read more