Laparo = Abdomen, Scopy = to see a technique in which a telescope is insurted into the abdomen to see the contents or operate. Laparoscopy is done to investigated the cause of infertility or to do some Surgical procedures such as Adhesiolysis of Fallopian Tubes, Ovarian drilling, Ectopic Pregnancy, Endometriosis etc.
This procedure is a major operation as it requires general anesthesia and entry into the abdomen. The patient needs to be prepared and on an empty stomach overnight before the procedure.
Hystero = uterus, Scopy = to see . This is done to see the inside of uterus. It is also used for opening the blocked tallopian tubes and Septum ressection