It is an ultrasound based procedure in which normal saline is pushed through a catheter into the uterus. No xray radiation is used in this procedure. It is performed between day 7-10 of your menstrual cycle.
Please ring on the first day of your period to arrange your booking. This is to ensure that the procedure does not interfere with an early pregnancy. We ask that you come well hydrated and hold urine, so that a pregnancy test can be performed if needed prior to the study.
You will be required to change into a patient gown for this procedure with your innerwear removed. A baseline transvaginal ultrasound is performed to evaluate the uterus and ovaries prior to commencing the procedure.
The following points should be considered following your saline HSG procedure: