A procedure in which a laparoscope (LAPAROSCOPES) is inserted through a small incision near the navel to examine the abdominal and pelvic organs in the PERITONEAL CAVITY. If appropriate, biopsy or surgery can be performed during laparoscopy.
Deliberate introduction of air into the peritoneal cavity.
Incision into the side of the abdomen between the ribs and pelvis.
Radiography of the uterus and fallopian tubes after the injection of a contrast medium.
ENDOSCOPES for examining the abdominal and pelvic organs in the peritoneal cavity.
A condition in which functional endometrial tissue is present outside the UTERUS. It is often confined to the PELVIS involving the OVARY, the ligaments, cul-de-sac, and the uterovesical peritoneum.
Surgery performed on the female genitalia.
Diseases involving the FALLOPIAN TUBES including neoplasms (FALLOPIAN TUBE NEOPLASMS); SALPINGITIS; tubo-ovarian abscess; and blockage.
Pathological processes consisting of the union of the opposing surfaces of a wound.
A sac or recess formed by a fold of the peritoneum.
Diminished or absent ability of a female to achieve conception.
Pain in the pelvic region of genital and non-genital origin and of organic or psychogenic etiology. Frequent causes of pain are distension or contraction of hollow viscera, rapid stretching of the capsule of a solid organ, chemical irritation, tissue ischemia, and neuritis secondary to inflammatory, neoplastic, or fibrotic processes in adjacent organs. (Kase, Weingold & Gershenson: Principles and Practice of Clinical Gynecology, 2d ed, pp479-508)
General term for CYSTS and cystic diseases of the OVARY.
Procedures that render the female sterile by interrupting the flow in the FALLOPIAN TUBE. These procedures generally are surgical, and may also use chemicals or physical means.
Surgical removal of the vermiform appendix. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Acute inflammation of the APPENDIX. Acute appendicitis is classified as simple, gangrenous, or perforated.
A potentially life-threatening condition in which EMBRYO IMPLANTATION occurs outside the cavity of the UTERUS. Most ectopic pregnancies (>96%) occur in the FALLOPIAN TUBES, known as TUBAL PREGNANCY. They can be in other locations, such as UTERINE CERVIX; OVARY; and abdominal cavity (PREGNANCY, ABDOMINAL).
General or unspecified injuries involving organs in the abdominal cavity.
Diseases of the uterine appendages (ADNEXA UTERI) including diseases involving the OVARY, the FALLOPIAN TUBES, and ligaments of the uterus (BROAD LIGAMENT; ROUND LIGAMENT).
Methods for assessing the patency of the fallopian tubes.
Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the female pelvic viscera by means of an endoscope introduced into the pelvic cavity through the posterior vaginal fornix.
Pathological processes of the OVARY.
Placement of one of the surgeon's gloved hands into the ABDOMINAL CAVITY to perform manual manipulations that facilitate the laparoscopic procedures.
Excision of the gallbladder through an abdominal incision using a laparoscope.
An abnormal twisting or rotation of a bodily part or member on its axis.
Methods and procedures for the diagnosis of conditions related to pregnancy, labor, and the puerperium and of diseases of the female genitalia. It includes also demonstration of genital and pregnancy physiology.
Excision of the uterus.
Pathological processes involving any part of the UTERUS.
A form of PERITONITIS seen in patients with TUBERCULOSIS, characterized by lesion either as a miliary form or as a pelvic mass on the peritoneal surfaces. Most patients have ASCITES, abdominal swelling, ABDOMINAL PAIN, and other systemic symptoms such as FEVER; WEIGHT LOSS; and ANEMIA.
The act of blowing a powder, vapor, or gas into any body cavity for experimental, diagnostic, or therapeutic purposes.
Pathological processes involving the female reproductive tract (GENITALIA, FEMALE).
A clinical syndrome with acute abdominal pain that is severe, localized, and rapid in onset. Acute abdomen may be caused by a variety of disorders, injuries, or diseases.
A pair of highly specialized muscular canals extending from the UTERUS to its corresponding OVARY. They provide the means for OVUM collection, and the site for the final maturation of gametes and FERTILIZATION. The fallopian tube consists of an interstitium, an isthmus, an ampulla, an infundibulum, and fimbriae. Its wall consists of three histologic layers: serous, muscular, and an internal mucosal layer lined with both ciliated and secretory cells.
Washing out of the peritoneal cavity. The procedure is a diagnostic as well as a therapeutic technique following abdominal trauma or inflammation.
A spectrum of inflammation involving the female upper genital tract and the supporting tissues. It is usually caused by an ascending infection of organisms from the endocervix. Infection may be confined to the uterus (ENDOMETRITIS), the FALLOPIAN TUBES; (SALPINGITIS); the ovaries (OOPHORITIS), the supporting ligaments (PARAMETRITIS), or may involve several of the above uterine appendages. Such inflammation can lead to functional impairment and infertility.
The region in the abdomen extending from the thoracic DIAPHRAGM to the plane of the superior pelvic aperture (pelvic inlet). The abdominal cavity contains the PERITONEUM and abdominal VISCERA, as well as the extraperitoneal space which includes the RETROPERITONEAL SPACE.
Hand-held tools or implements used by health professionals for the performance of surgical tasks.
A condition with trapped gas or air in the PERITONEAL CAVITY, usually secondary to perforation of the internal organs such as the LUNG and the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT, or to recent surgery. Pneumoperitoneum may be purposely introduced to aid radiological examination.
Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the interior of the uterus.
Pathological processes involving the PERITONEUM.
Inflammation of the uterine salpinx, the trumpet-shaped FALLOPIAN TUBES, usually caused by ascending infections of organisms from the lower reproductive tract. Salpingitis can lead to tubal scarring, hydrosalpinx, tubal occlusion, INFERTILITY, and ectopic pregnancy (PREGNANCY, ECTOPIC)
The local implantation of tumor cells by contamination of instruments and surgical equipment during and after surgical resection, resulting in local growth of the cells and tumor formation.
The most common (>96%) type of ectopic pregnancy in which the extrauterine EMBRYO IMPLANTATION occurs in the FALLOPIAN TUBE, usually in the ampullary region where FERTILIZATION takes place.
That portion of the body that lies between the THORAX and the PELVIS.
Complications that affect patients during surgery. They may or may not be associated with the disease for which the surgery is done, or within the same surgical procedure.
The space or compartment surrounded by the pelvic girdle (bony pelvis). It is subdivided into the greater pelvis and LESSER PELVIS. The pelvic girdle is formed by the PELVIC BONES and SACRUM.
Sensation of discomfort, distress, or agony in the abdominal region.
The course of learning of an individual or a group. It is a measure of performance plotted over time.
The duration of a surgical procedure in hours and minutes.
Inflammation of the GALLBLADDER; generally caused by impairment of BILE flow, GALLSTONES in the BILIARY TRACT, infections, or other diseases.
The application of electronic, computerized control systems to mechanical devices designed to perform human functions. Formerly restricted to industry, but nowadays applied to artificial organs controlled by bionic (bioelectronic) devices, like automated insulin pumps and other prostheses.
Surgery performed on the urinary tract or its parts in the male or female. For surgery of the male genitalia, UROLOGIC SURGICAL PROCEDURES, MALE is available.
A benign neoplasm of muscular tissue. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
A followup operation to examine the outcome of the previous surgery and other treatments, such as chemotherapy or radiation therapy.
Procedures that avoid use of open, invasive surgery in favor of closed or local surgery. These generally involve use of laparoscopic devices and remote-control manipulation of instruments with indirect observation of the surgical field through an endoscope or similar device.
Endoscopic surgical procedures performed with visualization via video transmission. When real-time video is combined interactively with prior CT scans or MRI images, this is called image-guided surgery (see SURGERY, COMPUTER-ASSISTED).
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Surgical procedures performed through a natural opening in the body such as the mouth, nose, urethra, or anus, and along the natural body cavities with which they are continuous.
An abdominal hernia with an external bulge in the GROIN region. It can be classified by the location of herniation. Indirect inguinal hernias occur through the internal inguinal ring. Direct inguinal hernias occur through defects in the ABDOMINAL WALL (transversalis fascia) in Hesselbach's triangle. The former type is commonly seen in children and young adults; the latter in adults.
Penetrating wounds caused by a pointed object.
A developmental defect in which a TESTIS or both TESTES failed to descend from high in the ABDOMEN to the bottom of the SCROTUM. Testicular descent is essential to normal SPERMATOGENESIS which requires temperature lower than the BODY TEMPERATURE. Cryptorchidism can be subclassified by the location of the maldescended testis.
Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Diagnostic, therapeutic, and investigative procedures prescribed and performed by health professionals, the results of which do not justify the benefits or hazards and costs to the patient.
Surgery performed on an outpatient basis. It may be hospital-based or performed in an office or surgicenter.
The genital canal in the female, extending from the UTERUS to the VULVA. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Accumulations of blood in the PERITONEAL CAVITY due to internal HEMORRHAGE.
Tumors or cancer of the UTERUS.
A pair of ducts near the WOLFFIAN DUCTS in a developing embryo. In the male embryo, they degenerate with the appearance of testicular ANTI-MULLERIAN HORMONE. In the absence of anti-mullerian hormone, mullerian ducts give rise to the female reproductive tract, including the OVIDUCTS; UTERUS; CERVIX; and VAGINA.
Surgery performed on the male genitalia.
Any impairment, arrest, or reversal of the normal flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS toward the ANAL CANAL.
Tumors or cancer of the PERITONEUM.
A congenital abnormality characterized by the outpouching or sac formation in the ILEUM. It is a remnant of the embryonic YOLK SAC in which the VITELLINE DUCT failed to close.
Excision of a portion of the colon or of the whole colon. (Dorland, 28th ed)
The period of confinement of a patient to a hospital or other health facility.
A surgical procedure in which an undescended testicle is sutured inside the SCROTUM in male infants or children to correct CRYPTORCHIDISM. Orchiopexy is also performed to treat TESTICULAR TORSION in adults and adolescents.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
A medical-surgical specialty concerned with the physiology and disorders primarily of the female genital tract, as well as female endocrinology and reproductive physiology.
Loss of blood during a surgical procedure.
Surgery performed on the digestive system or its parts.
A benign tumor derived from smooth muscle tissue, also known as a fibroid tumor. They rarely occur outside of the UTERUS and the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT but can occur in the SKIN and SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE, probably arising from the smooth muscle of small blood vessels in these tissues.
A surgical specialty concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the urinary tract in both sexes, and the genital tract in the male. Common urological problems include urinary obstruction, URINARY INCONTINENCE, infections, and UROGENITAL NEOPLASMS.
Techniques for securing together the edges of a wound, with loops of thread or similar materials (SUTURES).
Protrusion of tissue, structure, or part of an organ through the bone, muscular tissue, or the membrane by which it is normally contained. Hernia may involve tissues such as the ABDOMINAL WALL or the respiratory DIAPHRAGM. Hernias may be internal, external, congenital, or acquired.
The serous fluid of ASCITES, the accumulation of fluids in the PERITONEAL CAVITY.
Removal of the uterus through the vagina.
Ultrasonography of internal organs using an ultrasound transducer sometimes mounted on a fiberoptic endoscope. In endosonography the transducer converts electronic signals into acoustic pulses or continuous waves and acts also as a receiver to detect reflected pulses from within the organ. An audiovisual-electronic interface converts the detected or processed echo signals, which pass through the electronics of the instrument, into a form that the technologist can evaluate. The procedure should not be confused with ENDOSCOPY which employs a special instrument called an endoscope. The "endo-" of endosonography refers to the examination of tissue within hollow organs, with reference to the usual ultrasonography procedure which is performed externally or transcutaneously.
Pathological developments in the CECUM.
Procedures of applying ENDOSCOPES for disease diagnosis and treatment. Endoscopy involves passing an optical instrument through a small incision in the skin i.e., percutaneous; or through a natural orifice and along natural body pathways such as the digestive tract; and/or through an incision in the wall of a tubular structure or organ, i.e. transluminal, to examine or perform surgery on the interior parts of the body.
Changing an operative procedure from an endoscopic surgical procedure to an open approach during the INTRAOPERATIVE PERIOD.
Diseases in any part of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT or the accessory organs (LIVER; BILIARY TRACT; PANCREAS).
Any woven or knit material of open texture used in surgery for the repair, reconstruction, or substitution of tissue. The mesh is usually a synthetic fabric made of various polymers. It is occasionally made of metal.
A diphenylpropylamine with intense narcotic analgesic activity of long duration. It is a derivative of MEPERIDINE with similar activity and usage.
Pathological processes in the SIGMOID COLON region of the large intestine (INTESTINE, LARGE).
Studies to determine the advantages or disadvantages, practicability, or capability of accomplishing a projected plan, study, or project.
Methods which attempt to express in replicable terms the extent of the neoplasm in the patient.
A blocking of nerve conduction to a specific area by an injection of an anesthetic agent.
Pathological processes involving the URETERS.
Artificial introduction of SEMEN or SPERMATOZOA into the VAGINA to facilitate FERTILIZATION.
A species of baboon in the family CERCOPITHECIDAE with a somewhat different social structure than PAPIO HAMADRYAS. They inhabit several areas in Africa south of the Sahara.
The discharge of an OVUM from a rupturing follicle in the OVARY.
Procedures to reverse the effect of REPRODUCTIVE STERILIZATION and to regain fertility. Reversal procedures include those used to restore the flow in the FALLOPIAN TUBE or the VAS DEFERENS.
The reproductive organ (GONADS) in female animals. In vertebrates, the ovary contains two functional parts: the OVARIAN FOLLICLE for the production of female germ cells (OOGENESIS); and the endocrine cells (GRANULOSA CELLS; THECA CELLS; and LUTEAL CELLS) for the production of ESTROGENS and PROGESTERONE.
Inability to reproduce after a specified period of unprotected intercourse. Reproductive sterility is permanent infertility.
Wounds caused by objects penetrating the skin.
Opening or penetration through the wall of the INTESTINES.
Inflammation of a DIVERTICULUM or diverticula.
Pathological development in the ILEUM including the ILEOCECAL VALVE.
A protrusion of abdominal structures through the retaining ABDOMINAL WALL. It involves two parts: an opening in the abdominal wall, and a hernia sac consisting of PERITONEUM and abdominal contents. Abdominal hernias include groin hernia (HERNIA, FEMORAL; HERNIA, INGUINAL) and VENTRAL HERNIA.
The performance of surgical procedures with the aid of a microscope.
Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the pleural cavity.
Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
A colorless, odorless gas that can be formed by the body and is necessary for the respiration cycle of plants and animals.
Application of fingers with light pressure to the surface of the body to determine consistence of parts beneath in physical diagnosis; includes palpation for determining the outlines of organs.
Inferior and external epigastric arteries arise from external iliac; superficial from femoral; superior from internal thoracic. They supply the abdominal muscles, diaphragm, iliac region, and groin. The inferior epigastric artery is used in coronary artery bypass grafting and myocardial revascularization.
Pain during the period after surgery.
Concretions of swallowed hair, fruit or vegetable fibers, or similar substances found in the alimentary canal.
MYCOBACTERIUM infections of the female reproductive tract (GENITALIA, FEMALE).
Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.
The pit in the center of the ABDOMINAL WALL marking the point where the UMBILICAL CORD entered in the FETUS.
Painful menstruation.
A hole or break through the wall of the UTERUS, usually made by the placement of an instrument or INTRAUTERINE DEVICES.
The visualization of deep structures of the body by recording the reflections or echoes of ultrasonic pulses directed into the tissues. Use of ultrasound for imaging or diagnostic purposes employs frequencies ranging from 1.6 to 10 megahertz.
A condition caused by the lack of intestinal PERISTALSIS or INTESTINAL MOTILITY without any mechanical obstruction. This interference of the flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS often leads to INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION. Ileus may be classified into postoperative, inflammatory, metabolic, neurogenic, and drug-induced.
Carbohydrate antigen most commonly seen in tumors of the ovary and occasionally seen in breast, kidney, and gastrointestinal tract tumors and normal tissue. CA 125 is clearly tumor-associated but not tumor-specific.
Procedures using an electrically heated wire or scalpel to treat hemorrhage (e.g., bleeding ulcers) and to ablate tumors, mucosal lesions, and refractory arrhythmias. It is different from ELECTROSURGERY which is used more for cutting tissue than destroying and in which the patient is part of the electric circuit.
The capacity to conceive or to induce conception. It may refer to either the male or female.
Penetration of a PEPTIC ULCER through the wall of DUODENUM or STOMACH allowing the leakage of luminal contents into the PERITONEAL CAVITY.
A double-layered fold of peritoneum that attaches the STOMACH to other organs in the ABDOMINAL CAVITY.
The hollow thick-walled muscular organ in the female PELVIS. It consists of the fundus (the body) which is the site of EMBRYO IMPLANTATION and FETAL DEVELOPMENT. Beyond the isthmus at the perineal end of fundus, is CERVIX UTERI (the neck) opening into VAGINA. Beyond the isthmi at the upper abdominal end of fundus, are the FALLOPIAN TUBES.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
Care given during the period prior to undergoing surgery when psychological and physical preparations are made according to the special needs of the individual patient. This period spans the time between admission to the hospital to the time the surgery begins. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Pathological processes in any segment of the INTESTINE from DUODENUM to RECTUM.
Tumors or cancer of the gallbladder.
A specialty in which manual or operative procedures are used in the treatment of disease, injuries, or deformities.
An area occupying the most posterior aspect of the ABDOMINAL CAVITY. It is bounded laterally by the borders of the quadratus lumborum muscles and extends from the DIAPHRAGM to the brim of the true PELVIS, where it continues as the pelvic extraperitoneal space.
Removal and pathologic examination of specimens in the form of small pieces of tissue from the living body.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Excision of kidney.
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This would usually be an incidental finding if laparoscopy were performed for some other reason, as it would not be routine to ... Years lived with disability (YLDs) for 1160 sequelae of 289 diseases and injuries 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for the ... Prevalence of hyperandrogenemia in the polycystic ovary syndrome diagnosed by the National Institutes of Health 1990 criteria. ...
Allen VB, Gurusamy KS, Takwoingi Y, Kalia A, Davidson BR (2013). "Diagnostic accuracy of laparoscopy following computed ... december 2012). "Global and regional mortality from 235 causes of death for 20 age groups in 1990 and 2010: a systematic ... hvilket var en stigning fra 310.000 i 2010 og 200.000 i 1990.[90] Det er den syvende-højeste årsag til kræftrelaterede dødsfald ...
While initial medical tests in Switzerland had inconclusive results, a laparoscopy performed at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center ... 1990-1992Edit. In October 1990, Hepburn went to Vietnam, in an effort to collaborate with the government for national UNICEF- ... which was filmed on location in seven countries in the spring and summer of 1990. A one-hour special preceded it in March 1991 ...
Another area of interest is in assessing whether keyhole surgery (laparoscopy) would be better than Whipple's procedure in ... Allen VB, Gurusamy KS, Takwoingi Y, Kalia A, Davidson BR (2016). "Diagnostic accuracy of laparoscopy following computed ... An exploratory laparoscopy (a small, camera-guided surgical procedure) may therefore be performed to gain a clearer idea of the ... "Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015 ...
Colonoscopy, small bowel investigation with ingested camera or push endoscopy, and laparoscopy are other diagnostic options. ... "Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015 ...
For example, such surgery in the abdominal cavity is called laparoscopy.. *Procedures for formation of a permanent or semi- ... Risse, G.B. Mending bodies, saving souls: a history of hospitals. Oxford University Press, 1990. p. 56 [2] ...
Diagnostic accuracy of laparoscopy following computed tomography (CT) scanning for assessing the resectability with curative ... Global and regional mortality from 235 causes of death for 20 age groups in 1990 and 2010: a systematic analysis for the Global ... Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015 ...
... exploratory laparoscopy, or alternative investigative tools. ... 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of ... Johansen, K.; Daines, M.; Howey, T.; Helfet, D.; Hansen, S. T. (May 1990). "Objective criteria accurately predict amputation ... up from 209,000 in 1990.[4] Of these deaths 161,000 (64%) were the result of assault, 67,500 (27%) were the result of suicide, ... resulted in 251,000 deaths up from 209,000 in 1990.[4] Of these deaths 161,000 (64%) were the result of assault, 67,500 (27%) ...
... which can be performed with laparoscopy, is required to remove the stone.[19] ... Lai EC, Tam PC, Paterson IA, Ng MM, Fan ST, Choi TK, Wong J (January 1990). "Emergency surgery for severe acute cholangitis. ...
Nduka, C. C.; Monson, J. R. T.; Menzies-Gow, N.; Darzi, A. (1994). "Abdominal wall metastases following laparoscopy". British ... dexterity on laparoscopy simulator". The Lancet. 352 (9135): 1191. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(98)00034-8.. ... He moved to the UK from Ireland in 1990 to further his career in surgery. In 1991, he was appointed as a consultant surgeon at ...
Laparoscopy-assisted Billroth I gastrectomy. „Surg Laparosc Endosc". 4 (2), s. 146-148, Apr 1994. PMID: 8180768. ...
Baska RS, Moses FM, Deuster PA (August 1990). "Cimetidine reduces running-associated gastrointestinal bleeding. A prospective ...
"Systematic review and meta-analysis of laparoscopy-assisted and open total gastrectomy for gastric cancer". World J ... Nomura A, Grove JS, Stemmermann GN, Severson RK; Grove; Stemmermann; Severson (1990). "Cigarette smoking and stomach cancer". ... 15 December 2012). "Global and regional mortality from 235 causes of death for 20 age groups in 1990 and 2010: a systematic ... the number of deaths was 700,000 having decreased slightly from 774,000 in 1990, making it the third-leading cause of cancer- ...
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... laparoscopy). Surgery decreases the risk of side effects or death associated with rupture of the appendix.[3] Antibiotics may ... Nitecki S, Karmeli R, Sarr MG (1990). "Appendiceal calculi and fecaliths as indications for appendectomy". Surgery, Gynecology ... Fink AS, Kosakowski CA, Hiatt JR, Cochran AJ (June 1990). "Periappendicitis is a significant clinical finding". American ... In 2013 it resulted in 72,000 deaths globally down from 88,000 in 1990.[84] ...
The recent advance of single port laparoscopy requiring only one entry point at the navel is another advance with potential for ... Sarah Hyland (born 1990), American actress, transplant in 2012. *Ivan Klasnić (born 1980), Croatian footballer, transplant in ... Kenny Easley (born 1959), American football player, transplant in 1990. *Aron Eisenberg (born 1969), American actor, transplant ... Murray received the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1990. The recipient, Richard Herrick, died eight years after the ...
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"Hemodynamic changes induced by laparoscopy and their endocrine correlates: effects of clonidine". Journal of the American ... "Hemodynamic changes induced by laparoscopy and their endocrine correlates: effects of clonidine". Journal of the American ... "Neuroendocrine stress response in patients undergoing benign ovarian cyst surgery by laparoscopy, minilaparotomy, and ... Weissman, C (Aug 1990). "The metabolic response to stress: an overview and update". Anesthesiology. 73 (2): 308-27. doi:10.1097 ...
... a minimally invasive technique similar to laparoscopy. The outcome of the procedure is identical to an open approach ( ... Halmagyi, G. M.; Curthoys, I. S.; Cremer, P. D.; Henderson, C. J.; Todd, M. J.; Staples, M. J.; d'Cruz, D. M. (1990). "The ... Perez, J. J. (1990). "Laparoscopic presacral neurectomy. Results of the first 25 cases". The Journal of Reproductive Medicine. ... Tjaden, B; Schlaff, W. D.; Kimball, A; Rock, J. A. (1990). "The efficacy of presacral neurectomy for the relief of midline ...
... usually via laparoscopy. Tissue biopsies may be taken for further analysis. It is not until this histological analysis stage ... Gwinn, M. L.; Lee, N. C.; Rhodes, P. H.; Layde, P. M.; Rubin, G. L. (1990-01-01). "Pregnancy, breast feeding, and oral ...
Alternatively, they may perform a separate procedure called a diagnostic laparoscopy which involves insertion of a small camera ... Livingston, E. H.; Passaro, E. P. (January 1990). "Postoperative ileus". Digestive Diseases and Sciences. 35 (1): 121-132. doi: ...
This would usually be an incidental finding if laparoscopy were performed for some other reason, as it would not be routine to ... Approximately three-quarters of women with PCOS (by the diagnostic criteria of NIH/NICHD 1990) have evidence of ... 2012). "Years lived with disability (YLDs) for 1160 sequelae of 289 diseases and injuries 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for ... In 1990 a consensus workshop sponsored by the NIH/NICHD suggested that a person has PCOS if they have all of the following: ...
... exploratory laparoscopy, or alternative investigative tools. Although all people with abdominal gunshot wounds were taken to ... In 2016, firearms resulted in 251,000 deaths globally, up from 209,000 in 1990. Of these deaths 161,000 (64%) were the result ... Firearms, globally in 2016, resulted in 251,000 deaths up from 209,000 in 1990. Of these deaths 161,000 (64%) were the result ... Johansen, K.; Daines, M.; Howey, T.; Helfet, D.; Hansen, S. T. (May 1990). "Objective criteria accurately predict amputation ...
Today, laparoscopy is one of the most common surgical procedures performed in many parts of the world. ... laparoscopy has evolved from a limited gynecologic surgical procedure used only for diagnosis and tubal ligations to a major ... encoded search term (Gynecologic Laparoscopy) and Gynecologic Laparoscopy What to Read Next on Medscape. Related Conditions and ... Open laparoscopy. Open laparoscopy involves incising the anterior rectus fascia and bluntly entering the peritoneal cavity with ...
Laparoscopy: Direct trocar insertion without pneumoperitoneum. Jarrett, John C. Jarrett, John C. Less ...
He is regarded as a pioneer of laparoscopy in India when it was confined to a few centers in the western world. He is credited ... "Laparoscopy :: Dr.B.Narsaiah". Web.archive.org. 13 July 2011. Archived from the original on 13 July 2011. Retrieved 1 July 2013 ... One of pioneer surgeon of laparoscopy in India with more than 32,000 laparoscopic surgeries to his credit, from basic to ... He is a Teacher, Academician, Trainer in laparoscopy, writer and social worker. Education : MS Gen Surgery, 1984 - 1987 Osmania ...
First of all, laparoscopy may be treated as a final diagnostic tool that not only looks for the disease background but also ... Moreover, with laparoscopy it is possible to locate a source of disease precisely and to perform a minimal incision that is ... The role of laparoscopy in the management of acute small-bowel obstruction: a review of over 2,000 cases. Surg Endosc 2012; 26 ... And finally, laparoscopy may be used as a definitive therapeutic method with all its commonly known advantages [3, 4, 22]. In ...
Safety Considerations during Anesthesia in Laparoscopy. Laparoscopic article written by Dr. Sanjeev Tujeja Anaesthesiologist, ... World Laparoscopy Hospital. Cyber City, Gurugram, NCR Delhi. INDIA : +919811416838. World Laparoscopy Training Institute. Bld. ... Smith 1. Anesthesia for Laparoscopy with emp11asis on our patient laparoscopy. Anesthesio1 Clin North America 2001; 19; 21-41. ... Why World Laparoscopy Hospital?. The Minimal Access surgery course was created in a manner that after this program surgeon & ...
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Background Although laparoscopy is associated with reduced hospital stay, early recovery, and decreased morbidity compared with ... Although laparoscopy is associated with reduced hospital stay, early recovery, and decreased morbidity compared with open ... Strickland P, Lourie DJ, Suddleson EA, Blitz JB, Stain SC (1999) Is laparoscopy safe and effective for treatment of acute small ... Chosidow D, Johanet H, Montariol T, Kielt R, Manceau C, Marmuse JP, Benhamou G (2000) Laparoscopy for acute small-bowel ...
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Al-Fozan H, Tulandi T. Safety and risks of laparoscopy in pregnancy. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 2002;14:375-9. ... 2 Laparoscopy has been described as useful,13 particularly when diagnosis is uncertain.9,10 One retrospective case review found ... 15 The second trimester has been reported the safest for performing laparoscopy.15 Other complications Preterm labour is a ... 15 Some concerns with laparoscopy have centred on the increased intra-abdominal pressure and the use of carbon dioxide ...
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  • Pneumoperitoneum, patient position and CO2 absorption required for laparoscopy induce patho physiologic changes that complicate anesthetic management. (laparoscopyhospital.com)
  • Nitrous oxide fraction in the carbon dioxide pneumoperitoneum during laparoscopy under general inhaled anaesthesia in pigs. (scielo.org.za)
  • Pneumoperitoneum needle and trocar injuries in laparoscopy. (mdedge.com)
  • In nine patients undergoing laparoscopy under local anesthesia for tubal sterilization, a mixture of 86 % of CO 2 , 10 % of N 2 O, and 4 % of oxygen (the Gas Mixture) was used for the pneumoperitoneum. (springeropen.com)
  • Nevertheless, the clinical use of N 2 O for inducing the pneumoperitoneum during operative laparoscopy never became popular because of the explosion risk when using electrosurgery at concentrations of N 2 O higher than 29 % [ 22 , 23 ]. (springeropen.com)
  • Kapshitar\' AV. The indications for performing diagnostic and therapeutic laparoscopy in emergency surgery on the abdominal organs. (journalijar.com)
  • The continuing advances in laparoscopic surgery that permit many emergency procedures to be performed by this route provide increased impetus for a combined approach using diagnostic and therapeutic laparoscopy for the management of the acute abdomen. (meta.org)
  • Choi and Lim recently reported on 65 patients with intraabdominal injuries who underwent definitive procedures performed with minimally invasive surgery including total laparoscopy, laparoscopically assisted (minilaparotomy), and hand-assisted laparoscopy without a single missed injury or major complication. (blogs.com)
  • Minimal access surgery minimally invasive surgery laparoscopy thoracoscopy. (laparoscopyhospital.com)
  • After O'Loughlin, Colon and three others sued beginning in 1992, lawyers said they learned that Nabut had started performing laparoscopies with little experience. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • In 1990 and 1992, two additional dioxin-treated animals died of severe infiltrating endometriosis. (rachel.org)
  • A recent review by Spaner and Warnock describes the history of human endoscopy, laparoscopy, and laparoscopic surgery in detail [ 1 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • As a 1996 graduate of Kansas State University and 1990 graduate of Virginia Tech, Dr. Stewart's special interests include avian and exotic pet medicine, surgery, ultrasound, endoscopy, radiosurgery, dentistry and geriatric medicine. (localvets.com)
  • Warren Zipfel's research focus is on the development and application of optical microscopy for biomedical research and for clinical imaging applications using nonlinear microscopy, endoscopy and laparoscopy. (cornell.edu)
  • Tolerance of laparoscopy and thoracoscopy in neonates. (scielo.org.za)
  • Laparoscopy and thoracoscopy are endoscopic surgical techniques performed in the abdominal and thoracic cavities, respectively. (hindawi.com)
  • Growing popularity of laparoscopy and thoracoscopy has resulted in greater numbers of patients benefiting from this approach. (laparoscopyhospital.com)
  • Laparoscopy results in multiple post-operative benefits including fewer traumas, less pain, less pulmonary dysfunction quicker recovery and shorter hospital stay. (laparoscopyhospital.com)
  • The duration of some operative laparoscopies, the risk of unsuspected visceral injury, difficulty in evaluating the amount of blood loss, extra peritoneal gas insufflations and venous embolism are other factors that make anesthesia for laparoscopy a potentially high-risk procedure. (laparoscopyhospital.com)
  • Although re-operative laparoscopy for relief of pelvic pain has been extensively reported in the literature, documentation of its efficacy is scant. (gfmer.ch)
  • In recent years, the explosive emergence of operative laparoscopy for CPP has created new questions. (gfmer.ch)
  • All new CPP patients should bring all operative records, together with the pre-operative description of the indications and pathologic findings, if any, of previous laparotomies or laparoscopies. (gfmer.ch)
  • Hysterectomy was the operation performed in 75 percent (88 of 118) of the instances of major complications during operative laparoscopy. (aafp.org)
  • Almost one half (48 percent) of the complications occurring during operative laparoscopy involved ureteral injury. (aafp.org)
  • With operative laparoscopies, however, the annual rates of major complications increased from zero per 1,000 in 1990 to 14 per 1,000 in 1996. (aafp.org)
  • However, laparoscopy has been consistently associated with longer operative duration and, whether this negatively affects outcome by increasing geriatric complications including postoperative delirium in the elderly is unknown. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Usually, if minimal to moderate endometriosis is found, a diagnostic laparoscopy will be combined with an operative laparoscopy [2, 3, 4, 5]. (endometriosis.org)
  • An operative laparoscopy is a laparoscopy that is performed to surgically remove any endometriotic lesions and adhesions. (endometriosis.org)
  • If severe endometriosis involving the bowel or urinary system is found, the operative laparoscopy may be delayed, so the bowel or bladder can be prepared for surgery and specific consent to bowel or urinary surgery obtained. (endometriosis.org)
  • postings : 1991 to 1995 Assistant Professor of Surgery, Osmania General Hospital and Osmania Medical College 1987 to 1990 Asst. Civil Surgeon, Medical Officer and District in charge - Laparoscopic Surgery at Mahaboobnagar. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several articles have reported the short-term advantages of laparoscopy-assisted colectomy (LAC) over conventional open colectomy (OC) and have concluded that laparoscopic surgery causes less pain, results in better pulmonary function, shortens the duration of postoperative ileus, reduces fatigue, and offers a better quality of life 2 - 5 . (jcancer.org)
  • I have received intensive laparoscopy training from the European Institute of Telesurgery in Strasbourg, France, and obtained a Diploma in Laparoscopic Surgery from the Institute. (spirehealthcare.com)
  • Results of current studies must be awaited before the exact role of emergency laparoscopic surgery can be defined, but early reports suggest several advantages in using laparoscopy to manage conditions such as acute appendicitis, perforated peptic ulcer and gynaecological emergencies. (meta.org)
  • With the development of laparoscopy for gastrointestinal surgery, we now must care for older patients who are more likely to have known or undiagnosed disease. (laparoscopyhospital.com)
  • Although laparoscopy is associated with reduced hospital stay, early recovery, and decreased morbidity compared with open surgery, it is not well established for the treatment of small bowel obstruction (SBO). (springer.com)
  • 3-6 months of drugs prior to surgery may make endometriomas smaller and therefore more accessible by laparoscopy, helping avoid the need for an open operation. (womens-health.co.uk)
  • 17,35 Unlike many other therapeutic applications of laparoscopy in general surgery, its use to repair traumatic injuries has been limited. (blogs.com)
  • Ohtani H, Tamamori Y, Arimoto Y, Nishiguchi Y, Maeda K, Hirakawa K. A Meta-Analysis of the Short- and Long-Term Results of Randomized Controlled Trials That Compared Laparoscopy-Assisted and Conventional Open Surgery for Colorectal Cancer. (jcancer.org)
  • O'Loughlin's surgery in September 1990 was the first of the cases to go wrong. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Compared to tubal surgery, laparoscopy-assisted hysteroscopic tubal cannulation is an innovative method which is valuable for the management of infertile women with cornual obstruction. (hindawi.com)
  • In the mid-1980s the video computer chip allowed laparoscopy to become integrated into general surgery. (hindawi.com)
  • Several multicenter randomized controlled trials comparing laparoscopy and conventional open surgery for colon cancer have demonstrated that laparoscopic approach achieved the same oncological results while improving significantly early postoperative outcomes. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A 35 to 20% overall postoperative morbidity rate reduction is expected for patients operated on by laparoscopy compared with those who underwent surgery by laparotomy. (biomedcentral.com)
  • To date, no dedicated randomized controlled trial has been conducted to evaluate morbidity after colon cancer surgery by laparoscopy or laparotomy in the elderly and the benefits of laparoscopy is still debated in this context. (biomedcentral.com)
  • I qualified as a medical graduate in 1990 and attained postgraduate training in general surgery before embarking on an extensive training in urology. (spirehealthcare.com)
  • Laparoscopy offers a better visualization than open surgery, particularly deep structures in the pelvis and difficult area like the hiatus. (laparoscopyhospital.com)
  • Laparoscopy tends to be an alternative method to open surgery in the treatment of perforated peptic ulcer. (beds.ac.uk)
  • The aim of this study was to compare post-operatory outcomes in old patients with acute appendicitis approached by laparoscopy versus open surgery. (biomedres.info)
  • Complications of laparoscopy: An inquiry about closed- versus open-entry technique. (mdedge.com)
  • Lin P, Grow DR. Complications of laparoscopy. (mdedge.com)
  • From 1990 through 1996, the annual rates of major complications after diagnostic and sterilization laparoscopies remained constant at below 1 per 1,000 procedures. (aafp.org)
  • Major complications of laparoscopy: a follow-up Finnish study. (aafp.org)
  • BACKGROUND: This is a presentation of our 8-year experience in laparoscopic appendectomy, showing complications and results to determine the advantages and efficacy of laparoscopy. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Laparoscopy versus laparotomy. (springer.com)
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy for trauma has been shown to be effective in preventing negative laparotomy in 21% to 59% of patients, 16,17,20-23 which can be associated with significant morbidity. (blogs.com)
  • 24-26 However, the non-therapeutic laparotomy rate after laparoscopy positive for peritoneal penetration of up to 45% remains a concern. (blogs.com)
  • Among respondents performing laparoscopy for suspected cancer, there was a 14% conversion rate to laparotomy, compared to 9% among those who performed direct laparotomies when cancer was suspected. (unc.edu)
  • The CELL (Colectomy for cancer in the Elderly by Laparoscopy or Laparotomy) trial is a multicenter, open-label randomized, 2-arm phase III superiority trial. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Patients aged 75 years or older with uncomplicated colonic adenocarcinoma or endoscopically unresectable colonic polyp will be randomized to either colectomy by laparoscopy or laparotomy. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Thus, a prospective multicenter randomized trial evaluating postoperative outcomes specifically in elderly patients operated on for colon cancer by laparoscopy or laparotomy with curative intent is warranted. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A laparoscopy should not be confused with a laparotomy. (endometriosis.org)
  • A laparotomy is an operation that involves a large (10-15 cm) cut in the abdomen (rather than the small cuts of a laparoscopy). (endometriosis.org)
  • Although reports of laparoscopy for the diagnosis of traumatic hemoperitoneum date back to the 1920s, its applications have not grown at the rate observed with other general surgical diseases. (blogs.com)
  • Laparoscopy: a dispensable tool in the diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy? (aafp.org)
  • 2 Laparoscopy has been described as useful, 13 particularly when diagnosis is uncertain. (motherisk.org)
  • Since laparoscopy was first described by Semm in 1983 [ 4 ], this technology has widely applied in the diagnosis and treatment of many elective and emergency surgeries. (biomedres.info)
  • Laparoscopy Role In Diagnosis And Management Of Unexplained/nonspecific Abdominal Pain. (journalijar.com)
  • Objective: The aim of this study was to determine if laparoscopy has any significant role in the diagnosis and management of unexplained/nonspecific abdominal pain. (journalijar.com)
  • The efficacy of laparoscopy in the diagnosis and management of chronic abdominal pain. (journalijar.com)
  • Cuesta MA, Borgstein PJ, Meijer S. Laparoscopy in the diagnosis and treatment of acute abdominal conditions. (journalijar.com)
  • Imaging studies using ultrasounds or computerized tomography, or even an exploratory laparoscopy can complete the diagnosis in cases of suspected eosinophilic enteritis. (isciii.es)
  • A diagnosis of endometriosis should not be considered unless the endometriosis has been seen during a laparoscopy. (endometriosis.org)
  • The general term pelvic inflammatory disease has been used to describe infection of the uterus and fallopian tubes usually occurring following ascent of bacteria present in the cervix and presents with history of abnormal vaginal discharge, fever and adnexal tenderness requiring microbiological studies on cervical smear or diagnostic laparoscopy for the diagnosis. (ispub.com)
  • Successful laparoscopy-assisted sigmoidectomy for colon cancer was first described in 1991 1 and has since then been widely applied by surgeons to treat patients with colon cancer. (jcancer.org)
  • To determine fertility outcomes following laparoscopy-guided hysteroscopic tubal cannulation for cornual obstruction. (hindawi.com)
  • While laparoscopy and dye test assess tubal patency, other pelvic, peritoneal, and tubal pathologies that can affect management outcomes are also assessed [ 4 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • With the aid of laparoscopy, it becomes easier to achieve tubal cannulation and examination of the pelvis in its entirety via the hysteroscopic approach. (hindawi.com)
  • Previous studies have revealed a recanalization success rate of 76% and intrauterine pregnancy rate of 39% following laparoscopy-assisted hysteroscopic tubal cannulation [ 3 , 6 , 7 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • DSN: CC37.NAMCS90.DRUG ABSTRACT This report provides documentation for users of the 1990 National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS) Micro-Data Tapes for Drug Mentions. (cdc.gov)
  • The new clip applier increased the popularity of laparoscopy as a means of removing the gall bladder. (news-medical.net)
  • The introduction of the computer chip television camera was a key event in the development of laparoscopy, as the procedure could then be conducted while viewing a projected image of the abdominal contents. (news-medical.net)
  • A suggestion has been made that laparoscopy has no therapeutic value alone compared to total pain management programmes. (gfmer.ch)
  • Dr. Gomella is also recognized as an early contributor to urologic laparoscopy, initiating the program at Jefferson in 1990. (jefferson.edu)
  • This began at the Cleveland Clinic in the 1990's, where he was in the forefront of urologic laparoscopy. (utah.edu)
  • With increasing success of laparoscopy, it is now proposed for many surgical procedures. (laparoscopyhospital.com)
  • Nowadays, more involved surgical procedures are being performed through laparoscopy. (laparoscopyhospital.com)
  • Endometriosis Surgical Treatment: Laparoscopy or Hysterectomy? (womens-health.co.uk)
  • Laparoscopy and other minimally invasive surgical techniques can be applied when a primarily intraabdominal injury is suspected in a hemodynamically stable patient. (blogs.com)
  • in 1980, reviewed the current uses of laparoscopy or sous, and recommended the use of either a rigid or flexible endoscope and dual trocar techniques to allow surgical manipulation [ 7 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • The advent of laparoscopy has vastly improved the patient experience for surgical procedures such as cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal). (e-mds.com)
  • Open laparoscopy involves incising the anterior rectus fascia and bluntly entering the peritoneal cavity with a Kelly or Crile clamp. (medscape.com)
  • Laparoscopy has been shown to be very effective in determining whether violation of the peritoneal cavity by tangential wounds has occurred. (blogs.com)
  • 1,2 Villavicencio reviewed the world literature in 1999 and identified only 62 significant publications related to laparoscopy for trauma. (blogs.com)
  • Litynski GS (1999) Profiles in laparoscopy: Mouret, Dubois, and Perissat-the laparoscopic breakthrough in Europe (1987-1988). (springermedizin.de)
  • Five common approaches are 1) Veress needle insertion followed by a primary trocar insertion, 2) direct trocar insertion, 3) open laparoscopy, 4) expanding-access cannulas, and 5) left upper quadrant insertion. (medscape.com)
  • Wilson, in 1983 published on the use of laparoscopy to evaluate the reproductive tract of mares using a single trocar technique and a laparoscope alone for diagnostics, or an operating laparoscope for biopsies or manipulations [ 8 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • A laparoscopy trocar, in addition. (buffalo.edu)
  • These data suggest that diclofenac reduces post-laparoscopy pain and postoperative analgesic requirements. (springer.com)
  • Pandit SK, Kothary SP, Lebenbom-Mansour M, Levy L, Randel GI, Mathei M . Failure of ketorolac to prevent severe postoperative pain following outpatient laparoscopy. (springer.com)
  • Data from 1995 and 1996 were compared with data from 1990 through 1994. (aafp.org)
  • Laparoscopy may replace traditional hysterectomy GBMC. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Gynecologic procedures, including hysterectomy, are increasingly performed by laparoscopy. (aafp.org)
  • Safe entry techniques during laparoscopy: left upper quadrant entry using the ninth intercostal space-a review of 918 procedures. (mdedge.com)
  • The aim of this study is to verify that 10 % of N 2 O in CO 2 sufficiently reduces pain to permit laparoscopy under local anesthesia. (springeropen.com)
  • These data demonstrate that a mixture with 10 % of N 2 O and 4 % of O 2 in CO 2 permits laparoscopy under local anesthesia. (springeropen.com)
  • Laparoscopy under local anesthesia has never become popular notwithstanding the advantages of a short hospital stay without general anesthesia. (springeropen.com)
  • We therefore planned an observational trial to test the hypothesis that 10 % of N 2 O in CO 2 would reduce pain and permit laparoscopy under local anesthesia similar as 100 % of N 2 O does. (springeropen.com)
  • The time required to set up and perform a laparoscopic procedure along with the limited exposure makes laparoscopy an unrealistic option in the critically injured patient. (blogs.com)
  • Nabut used a fairly new procedure, called laparoscopy. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • My doctor said he would only want me to TTC for 6 months before he would like me to come in for another laparoscopy procedure. (weddingbee.com)
  • Nowadays, it is used only rarely to treat women with severe endometriosis who cannot be treated with a laparoscopy. (endometriosis.org)
  • A diagnostic laparoscopy - that is, a laparoscopy performed to diagnose endometriosis - is the 'gold standard' (most reliable method) for diagnosing endometriosis [1]. (endometriosis.org)
  • Szeliga J, Jackowski M. Laparoscopy in small bowel obstruction - current status - review. (termedia.pl)
  • 27,28 Laparoscopy actually has advantages over other diagnostic tests in diagnosing diaphragmatic injury from lower chest and abdominal penetrating wounds 29-32 or blunt abdominal trauma. (blogs.com)
  • Due to several advantages, such as less tissue trauma, earlier recovery of intestinal motility, less adhesions and shorter hospitalization, some doctors even suggest laparoscopy as gold standard for acute appendicitis [ 5 ]. (biomedres.info)
  • The placebo effect of diagnostic laparoscopy alone in women with the absence of pathology on visualization has been reported. (gfmer.ch)
  • Three-dimensional (3D) visualization technology for laparoscopy has been proposed, since the early 1990's, as a method to facilitate laparoscopic performance. (centerwatch.com)
  • Brock-Utne J.G. (2017) Case 20: Pulmonary Edema Following Abdominal Laparoscopy. (springer.com)
  • Josephs et al and Rosenthal et al demonstrated increased intracranial pressure in animal head-injury models with insufflation of the abdominal cavity with CO 2 , and Mobbs reported on the dangers of laparoscopy in head-injured patients. (blogs.com)
  • Nezhat CH, Nezhat F, Brill AI, Nezhat C. Normal variations of abdominal and pelvic anatomy evaluated at laparoscopy. (mdedge.com)
  • Saber AA, Meslemani AM, Davis R, Pimentel R. Safety zones for anterior abdominal wall entry during laparoscopy: A CT scan mapping of epigastric vessels. (mdedge.com)
  • The location of abdominal wall blood vessels in relationship to abdominal landmarks apparent at laparoscopy. (mdedge.com)
  • Conclusion: Laparoscopy has a definitive role in the diagnostic dilemma associated with unexplained/nonspecific abdominal pain. (journalijar.com)
  • Utility of laparoscopy in chronic abdominal pain. (journalijar.com)
  • Domínguez LC, Sanabria A, Vega V, Osorio C. Early laparoscopy for the evaluation of nonspecific abdominal pain: A critical appraisal of the evidence. (journalijar.com)
  • Obstrucción intestinal secundaria a formación de adherencias postoperatorias en cirugía abdominal. (elsevier.es)
  • Only visits in the offices of nonfederally employed physicians classified by the American Medical Association (AMA) or the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) as 'office-based, patient care' were included in the 1990 NAMCS. (cdc.gov)
  • Major types of ambulatory encounters not included in the 1990 NAMCS were those made by telephone, those made outside of the physician's office, and those made in hospital or institutional settings. (cdc.gov)
  • The 1990 NAMCS sample included 3,063 physicians: 2,770 MD's and 293 doctors of osteopathy. (cdc.gov)
  • Documentation of the 1990 NAMCS Micro-Data Tape for Patient visits is contained in a separate report. (cdc.gov)
  • Characteristics of the patient visit and of the attending physician are derived from the 1990 NAMCS. (cdc.gov)
  • 10 Most pelvic pain is relieved after laparoscopy for 3 to 6 months, but pain of central nervous origin is re-established within one year in 60% of patients. (gfmer.ch)
  • The automatic insufflator was developed in 1977 by Semm, further improving the safety margin of laparoscopy. (hindawi.com)
  • In 1981, Kurt Semm from the Kiel University in Germany first used laparoscopy to remove an appendicitis. (news-medical.net)
  • Table II: Sources of family planning methods for married women of reproductive age as reported in Demographic and Health Surveys, 1986- 1990 [5]. (gfmer.ch)
  • Purpose: We conducted a meta-analysis to evaluate and compare the short- and long-term results of laparoscopy-assisted colectomy (LAC) and open colectomy (OC) for colon cancer. (jcancer.org)
  • Dubois F, Icard P, Berthelot G et al (1990) Coelioscopic cholecystectomy: premilary report of 36 cases. (springermedizin.de)
  • Menzies D, Ellis H (1990) Intestinal obstruction from adhesions: how big is the problem? (springer.com)
  • From 1995 to 2006, 537 patients underwent laparoscopy for SBO. (springer.com)
  • Carbon dioxide elimination during laparoscopy in children is age dependent. (scielo.org.za)
  • Laparoscopy (from Ancient Greek λαπάρα (lapara) , meaning 'flank, side', and σκοπέω (skopeo) , meaning 'to see') is an operation performed in the abdomen or pelvis through small incisions (usually 0.5-1.5 cm) with the aid of a camera. (wikipedia.org)
  • She says her doctor told her they looked like classic laparoscopy incisions. (cannabisnews.com)
  • In 1990, 10% of cholecystectomies were being performed laparoscopically. (e-mds.com)
  • In our series laparoscopy was not used in high risk Boey's score patients and it will be interesting to evaluate its usefulness in high risk patients in large randomized controlled trials. (beds.ac.uk)
  • METHODS: We used this technique from December 1990 to December 1998 on 282 consecutive and non-selected patients (169 females and 113 males) with an average age of 24 years (range 5-86 years). (biomedsearch.com)
  • Many studies from major trauma facilities reported since the 1970s have supported the diagnostic utility of laparoscopy in select stable patients with both penetrating and blunt trauma. (blogs.com)
  • In the 1960s and 1970s, laparoscopy became an important part of gynecologic practice in people. (hindawi.com)
  • from Germany also published two papers in the 1970s on equine laparoscopy [ 5 , 6 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • The use of laparoscopy in the management of trauma patients continues to be limited. (blogs.com)
  • Studies of pelvic findings in patients undergoing laparoscopy for chronic pain have revealed pathology in 70 to 80% of patients. (gfmer.ch)
  • For patients without congenital heart disease, the primary goal of intraoperative management is maintenance of cardiovascular stability during laparoscopy (see below). (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • minimizing the IAP should decrease the risk of potentially significant physiologic changes[12].numerous regional circulatory changes also occurs during laparoscopy including increased cerebral blood flow, and increase ICP, decrease hepatic blood flow, bowel blood flow , renal blood flow and urine output, decrease femoral blood flow which may increase the risk of DVT[6]. (laparoscopyhospital.com)
  • Narchi P, Lecoq G, Fernandes H, Benhamou D . Intraperitoneal local anesthetics and scapular pain following daycase laparoscopy. (springer.com)
  • Dr Edgardo D. Rolla pioneered laparoscopy in Argentina since 1974 and practised laparoscopic surgeries after 1990. (endometriosis.ca)
  • One of pioneer surgeon of laparoscopy in India with more than 32,000 laparoscopic surgeries to his credit, from basic to advanced procedures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Best Surgeon award in 1990. (wikipedia.org)