What is Laparoscopy?
Laparoscopy is a form of diagonistic as well as surgical procedure which is used for examining the organs inside the abdomen. It involves minimal invasive procedures. Laparoscopy uses instrument called Laparoscope to look at the abdominal organs.
A Laparoscope is an instrument with a high intensity light and a camera in the front. It enters your abdomen through an incision and allows the doctor to see inside your abdomen.
Need for Laparoscopy
Laparoscopy is useful in diagnosing the source of abdominal and pelvic pain. Laparoscopy is used when tests don’t provide enough information for a diagnosis. This procedure helps in taking biopsies or tissues samples from organs in the abdomen.
From a laparoscopy report the doctor can check for various issues such as abdominal cavity, liver disease, treatment efficiency and degree of cancer progression.
Laparoscopy technology is used to perform ‘Minimally Invasive Surgeries’.