Laparoscopy is a surgical procedure with insertion of a narrow telescope-like instrument through a small incision allowing picturing of areas of the uterus, Fallopian tubes and ovaries.

Laparoscopy in women with infertility

It identifies any defects such as scar tissue, endometriosis, fibroid tumors and other abnormalities of the uterus, fallopian tubes and ovaries.

Until the mid-1990’s Laparoscopy was part of the standard female infertility work-up.