What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Hysterosalpingography?

Hysterosalpingography is a type of x-ray exam. It is used to examine the uterus (womb) and fallopian tubes. A contrast (dye) is injected into the uterus. It helps to create clearer images.

Hysterosalpingography is used to evaluate the following:

  • Infertility
  • Abnormal bleeding
  • Abnormal pubertal development
  • Traumatic injury
  • The presence of foreign objects

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Call Your Doctor

After you leave the hospital, call your doctor if any of the following occurs:

  • Increased pain
  • Heavy vaginal bleeding
  • Signs of infection, including fever and chills
  • Abdominal pain
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Itching, hives , or rash
  • Difficulty breathing and/or swallowing