Laparoscopy

A laparoscopy is a surgical procedure that allows viewing of the internal pelvic organs. During the procedure, a long narrow fiberoptic instrument, called a laparoscope, is usually inserted through an incision in or below the woman's navel. One or more additional incisions may be made for inserting additional instruments.

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Randomized Comparison of Burch Urethropexy Procedures Concomitant with Gynecologic Operations

Laparoscopic Management of Ovarian Remnant

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Laparoscopic Management of Extremely Large Ovarian Cysts

Laparoscopic Management of Adnexal Masses

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Treatment of vaginal agenesis with modified Abbe-McIndoe technique: long-term follow-up in 22 patients

Essure multicenter off-label treatment for hydrosalpinx before in vitro fertilization

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Long-term oral contraceptive pills and postoperative pain management after laparoscopic excision of ovarian endometrioma: a randomized controlled trial

Fibroid Tumors

Adhesions: What Are They and How Can They Be Prevented?

The effect of laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy versus coagulation in bilateral endometriomas

Medications for Inducing Ovulation

Diagnostic Testing for Female Infertility

Conditions Treated With Adnexal Surgery

Conceiving After Tubal Surgery

Dilation and Curettage (D&C)

Robotic Surgery

Endometriosis

Ectopic Pregnancy

Endometriosis and Infertility: Can Surgery Help?

Endometriosis: Does It Cause Infertility?

Hysterosalpingogram (HSG)

Managing Pelvic Pain

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Ovarian Drilling for Infertility

Treatment of Uterine Fibroids

Endometriosis

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Ectopic Pregnancy (booklet)

Hirsutism and Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy

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