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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He was scheduled for a diagnostic laproscopy and intra abdominal lymph node biopsy.
1 Laproscopy set 2 Upper GI endoscope & colonoscope 3 Telescope 10mm-0 degree 4 Telescope 10mm-30 degree 5 Telescope 5mm- 30degree 6 Endovenous radio frequency ablation device 7 Portable ultra sound machine 8 Ultrasound cutting and coagulation device
It was confirmed by raised gonadotropins level, absence of testosterone production on short and prolong HCG stimulation test and absence of testicular tissue on diagnostic laproscopy. Special molecular analysis cannot be carried out to ascertain the cause.
Doran, "Laproscopy in management of impalpable testicle," Acta Chirurgica Belgica, vol.
This is because peritoneal lesions are better appreciated on laproscopy by direct inspection than being assessed indirectly against spilt peritoneal contrast on MDCT-HSG.
Place of laproscopy in pelvic inflammatory disease.
Future fertility does not appear to be adversely effected and is good.18 Potential treatment consist of surgery with termination of pregnancy via laproscopy or laprotomy.
LAPROSCOPY is the formal medical name for "key-hole surgery" within the abdomen.
More recently I was admitted to the Acute Medical Unit Ward 6, where I underwent a laproscopy to remove a stomach ulcer.
In the operating room, surgical procedures such as laproscopy and endoscopy require highly compact microdrives for positioners and other actuators; the drives must also be bioinert and withstand a range of sterilization procedures including autoclave, sterrad, EtO, gamma, and chemical sterilization.
Now a days laproscopy has revolutionized surgical field and aids in early diag nosis and treatment of this condition.
While maintaining and stocking necessary surgical equipment are standard operating room protocol, the nurse, in our practice, also functions as the point person to update and notify parents of intraoperative findings in children undergoing laproscopy.