Laparoscopy is a surgical procedure that is widely used for the diagnosis of disorders among the following:
Laparoscopic surgery in Punjab is performed by inserting the instrument through the small incision.
How small are the incisions that are used in laparoscopy?
The incisions are about 0.5 inches long. This is a big win for the medical world as laparoscopic surgery has overcome open surgery.
What are the other names of laparoscopic surgery?
Laparoscopic surgery is known by the following names as well:
Minimally Invasive surgery
Can a patient undergo the procedure while being in senses?
No, the patient will be administered with general anesthesia before the procedure begins. This means the people are going to be asleep whilst they are undergoing laparoscopy.
But yes, if the doctor deems it necessary as per the individual condition of the patient, then he may undergo local anesthesia.
Why is laparoscopy considered an ideal diagnostic procedure?
Since a surgeon uses a fine and thin device that has a light and camera attached to it that would help them to visualize the disease or the organ damage more frequently.
How is a laparoscope inserted in the abdomen?
The laparoscopy is inserted in the abdomen via a small incision. After that, a catheter will be used which will give a clear view of the organs present in the pelvis and abdominal area.
How many incisions can I expect during the laparoscopy?
No more than 4 incisions are expected during the laparoscopy.
How do the doctors see the movement of the different organs?
The doctors insert the uterine manipulator just once the work for laparoscopy is over. That helps to see the movement of the vagina, cervix, and uterus.
How do doctors inflate the reproductive regions?
By introducing carbon dioxide gas to the reproductive regions, the surgeon inflates the area to be diagnosed.
Does the carbon dioxide gas stay in the reproductive region for long?
Once the procedure is finished, the surgeon will gradually remove the Carbon dioxide along with the instruments that helped you out with the diagnosis.
The incisions are then closed and the area is all covered with the bandages.
Why do the patients that have undergone laparoscopic surgery feel nauseous after the procedure?
It is the sedative effect of the anesthesia that makes you feel extremely nauseous after the procedure.
Is it an inpatient or outpatient procedure?
Generally, it is an outpatient procedure. But based on your condition you may need to spend a day or two in the hospital since some people require complete hospitalization for a good recovery.
Why do people opt for laparoscopy surgery in Punjab?
There could be many reasons for that like:
Diagnosis and treatment of:
PID (Pelvic Inflammatory Diseases)
CPP (Chronic Pelvic Pain)
Fibroid Removal, Ovarian Cysts, Lymph Nodes & Ectopic Pregnancy
Treatment of the following:
Urinary Incontinence Treatment
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Evaluating the stages of cancer emerging in the following:
If you doubt that you are suffering from some adverse reproductive health condition, then you must get yourself diagnosed with a laparoscopy procedure. Don’t worry GCR Memorial hospital performs the procedure safely.