Laparoscopy

Laparoscopy also known as the key-hole surgery. It is a surgical procedure which uses special surgical instrument called laparoscope, which is like a thin telescope with light source, to look inside the abdomen. It can be passed through a small incision made near the umbilicus. It is considered to be the gold standard as it both diagnostic and therapeutic.

DIAGNOSTIC INDICATIONS:


⦁ It provides panoramic and magnified view of the pelvic and abdominal organs


⦁ Visualisation of Tubal patency


⦁ Detects pelvic diseases


THERAPEUTIC INDICATIONS


⦁ Laparoscopic myomectomy


⦁ Laparoscopic tubal microsurgeries (neo salphingotomy, fimbrioplasty)


⦁ Laparoscopic adhesiolysis


⦁ Management of hydrosalphinx


⦁ Endometriosis- excision, electro- coagulation, Laser vapourisation.


⦁ Lap ovarian drilling


⦁ Lap endometriotic cyst excision.