Laparoscopic surgery, laparoscopy surgery, cost, procedure, treatment
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laparoscopy surgery, laparoscopy surgery treatment, laparoscopy surgery procedure Laparoscopic surgery or minimally invasive surgery is a procedure which uses a special surgical instrument called a laparoscope to look inside your tummy (abdomen) or to perform certain operations.

A laparoscope is like a thin telescope with a light source. It is used to light up and magnify the structures inside the abdomen. A laparoscope is passed into the abdomen through a small cut (incision) in the skin.

Laparoscopic is uses to diagnose and treat conditions of the abdomen and pelvis. It is also a useful tool in the fields of Gynecology, Gastroenterology, and Urology.

Laparoscopic Surgery Benefits

  • Smaller surgical scars
  • Reduced blood loss during surgery
  • Less pain following surgery
  • Shorter hospital stay
  • Faster return to normal activity
  • Reduced risk of infection.

Laparoscopic Surgery uses in various procedures

  • Removal of the gallbladder.
  • Treating ectopic pregnancy.
  • Removal of the appendix.
  • Female sterilization.
  • Removal of patches of endometriosis.
  • Removal of parts of the intestines.
  • Taking a biopsy of various structures inside the abdomen.

Cost of Treatment

The cost of Laparoscopic surgery varies from $500 to $3000 depending on other factors and one geographic area to another.