This surgery is performed by making a 3-4 small incisions through which the operative instruments are operated. The surgeon can visualise the organ on the screen through the camera attached in the naval port. Laparoscopic method is a modern surgical technique used to perform operation. The organs can be seen magnified than in open surgery. Laparoscopy helps to diagnose the cause of symptoms and treat problems in the reproductive organs. It helps to find the reason behind infertility.
Laparoscopy is done to find :
- Tubal pregnancy
- A fibroid(lump of uterine muscle tissue)
- A blocked or damaged fallopian tube
- An ovarian cyst (fluid-filled sac) or tumor (abnormal growth)
- Pelvic organ prolapse
- Urinary Incontinence