Laparoscopy Surgery in Ludhiana, Punjab
What is Laparoscopy?
Laparoscopy Surgery in Ludhiana, Punjab: Laparoscopic is a diagnostic procedure which is used to examine the organs under the abdominal wall. In this surgery, a small incision is made to the abdominal wall, which does not have any risk and our hospital is known for the safest Laparoscopy Surgery in Ludhiana.
In this an instrument called a laparoscope, having a high-intensity light and a high-resolution camera, is inserted through the incision made in the abdominal wall and a picture of inside becomes visible on screen to the doctor.
Why is Laparoscopic surgery performed?
Laparoscopy is used to identify and diagnose the cause of pelvic and abdominal pain. This surgery helps when non-invasive methods like Ultrasound, CT Scan and MRI Scan are not helpful. Laparoscopy is recommended for these organs:
- Gall Bladder
- Small and Large Intestine
- Reproductory Organs
By this Surgery, Abdominal Tumor, Fluid in abdominal cavity, Liver disease, Stage of Cancer and progress of treatment is detected.
How Can You Prepare For Laparoscopy?
Inform your doctor about the medications you take, so that the doctor can change the dosage or usage of it if necessary, so it does not affect the surgery. Doctor should also be informed about pregnancy for the sake of baby’s health.
The procedure of the surgery:
first of all general anesthesia is injected through the intravenous line to make you unconscious so that you don’t feel any pain and hydration is also provided through the same line during the surgery.
Then a small incision is made below the belly button and a tube is inserted called a cannula to inflate the abdomen with carbon dioxide for clear visibility. After inflation the laparoscope is inserted to get the image.
The patient is observed for several hours before giving a leave, so that vital signs, such as breathing and heart rate of the patient can be monitored closely. The patient is also observed for reactions to the anesthesia and over bleeding. Factors on which the releasing time depends are:
- Physical condition
- Type of Anesthesia
- The reaction of surgery on the body
You can feel moderate pain and irritation near the incision area which will go away after a few days with the medication prescribed by the doctor. And, problems like bloating and shoulder pain because of carbon dioxide will also take a couple of days.
Normally a pathologist, tissue analyst, examines the report if a biopsy is taken and the report is sent to the doctor. Normal results indicate abdominal bleeding, hernias and blockage of the intestine, whereas abnormal results consist of the following:
- Adhesions or surgical scars
- Cysts or tumours
- Cholecystitis or inflammation of the gallbladder
- Endometriosis, which is a disorder in which the tissue that forms the lining of the uterus grows outside the uterus.
When do I contact the doctor?
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