Laparoscopic surgery

What is Laparoscopic surgery?

Laparoscopy is a surgery that uses a thin, lighted tube put through a cut (incision) in the belly to look at the abdominal organs or the female pelvic organs. Laparoscopy is used to find problems such as cysts, adhesions, fibroids and infection. Tissue samples can be taken for biopsy through the tube (laparoscope).

Questions and answers on "Laparoscopic surgery"

My mother is 56 years old, two years before she had angioplasty with stent, now since 2 months she is suffering from abdominal pain after scanning...

doctor1 MD

Hi thanks for contacting health care magic....

Noted your mother having gall stone problem and previous history of angioplasty present....

Let me...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

I had a laparoscopic surgery yesterday and told I have a bulky ovary and multiple cysts on thhe other. Being refered to a gynaecologist but...

doctor1 MD

Bulky ovary means size more than usual which is normally 6 cc. Bulky ovary can be due to either PCOD or some cyst. I would like to know your age...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Recent questions on Laparoscopic surgery

Ask Question
Doctor Image

Hi, I am Dr. Andrew Rynne (Family Physician). I will be guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Related Drugs/Medications
Related Treatment/Therapy
Related Medical Topics