This procedure is done under General Anaesthesia. Once anaesthetised, small cut is made at the base of the belly button and a fine telescope is passed into the abdomen. The abdomen is then inflated wit co2 gas. Another small incision is made lower down the
abdomen in order to enable the surgeon to operate. At the end of the operation, the abdomen is deflated. A stitch will be placed in the small wounds.
Why do I need a Laparoscopy?
A laparoscopy may be in order to investigate / treat
• Fallopian tubes
• Pelvic pain
• Disorders of menstruation.