adjective see laparoscopy

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  • laparoscopic — adjective see laparoscopy * * * laparoscopic / skopˈik/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑laparoscopy …   Useful english dictionary

  • laparoscopic — See laparoscopy. * * * …   Universalium

  • laparoscopic — adjective of, relating to, or using laparoscopy or a laparoscope …   Wiktionary

  • laparoscopic — lap·a·ro·scop·ic (lap″ə ro skopґik) 1. pertaining to a laparoscope. 2. performed using a laparoscope …   Medical dictionary

  • laparoscopic — adj. performed with a laparoscope …   English contemporary dictionary

  • laparoscopic — lap·a·ro·scop·ic …   English syllables

  • Laparoscopic surgery — Laparoscopic surgery, also called minimally invasive surgery (MIS) , bandaid surgery , keyhole surgery , or pinhole surgery is a modern surgical technique in which operations in the abdomen are performed through small incisions (usually 0.5… …   Wikipedia

  • Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy — (LRP) is a modern form of radical prostatectomy, an operation for prostate cancer. Contrasted with the original open form of the surgery, laparoscopic radical prostatectomy does not make a large incision. Instead, laparoscopic radical… …   Wikipedia

  • Laparoscopic anterior hernia repair — is the method by which a hiatal hernia in patients undergoing bariatric surgery is repaired laparoscopically anteriorly and not posteriorly as in the fundoplication procedure.This procedure was introduced by Dr. Sami Salem Ahmad from Germany, and …   Wikipedia

  • Laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomy — A procedure using laparoscopic techniques to remove the uterus (womb) and/or tubes and ovaries through the vagina (birth canal). Laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomy is often referred to, more concisely, by its abbreviation: LAVH. In LAVH,… …   Medical dictionary

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