laparoscopic surgery

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laparoscopic surgery:

see endoscopeendoscope,
any instrument used to look inside the body. Usually consisting of a fiber-optic tube attached to a viewing device, endoscopes are used to explore and biopsy such areas as the colon and the bronchi of the lungs.
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7) Laporoscopy itself increases blood pressure and in hypertensive this causes a deleterious effect on the already compromised coronary circulation.
All the tests for him were clear, there was nothing wrong, and mine appeared to be OK too - until I went for a laporoscopy, which detected that both my fallopian tubes were severely blocked.