Gynecologic laparoscopy is an alternative surgery to the open surgery. In this surgery surgeon uses a laparoscope to view inside the pelvic area. Open surgery usually requires a large incision.
A laparoscope is a slender and lighted telescope. It will allow surgeon to see inside the body. Diagnostic laparoscopy will determine whether you have the conditions like endometriosis or fibroids. It is also be a form of the treatment. With the help of miniaturized instruments, your doctor will perform a variety of surgeries.
These include :
ovarian cyst removal
tubal ligation, which is surgical contraception
Laparoscopy usually has a shorter healing time when compared with open surgery. It leaves only smaller scars. A gynecologist, general surgeon, or another other related specialist will able to perform this procedure.