Hysterosalpingogram (HSG)

A hysterosalpingogram (HSG) is an X-ray test that looks at the inside of the uterus and fallopian tubes and the area around them. It often is done for women who are having a hard time becoming pregnant (infertile). 

HSG's are performed for the -

  • Determination of infertility
  • Detection blocked fallopian tube
  • Detection of uterine abnormalities, (such as uterine anomalies, endometrial polyps, fibroids, intrauterine adhesions, genital tuberculosis).
  • Evaluation of results of tubal surgeries such as tubal ligation or reversals