Laparoscopy is direct visualization of the peritoneal cavity, ovaries, outside of the tubes and uterus, it is usually performed under general anesthesia. The patient gets a small incision in the belly button to visualize the fallopian tubes, uterus and ovaries. This helps in the diagnosis of infertility causes such as damaged tubes, endometriosis, adhesions and tuberculosis. Operative laparoscopy is used to correct pathology on ovaries, tubes or other matters associated to infertility.