laparoscope laparoscope

Definition(s):

  • (n) a slender endoscope inserted through an incision in the abdominal wall in order to examine the abdominal organs or to perform minor surgery

Usage(s):

  1. Steptoe realized that with a laparoscope he could siphon eggs directly from infertile women.
  2. The surgeons first insert a laparoscope, which is about in.

News

  • Dr. Michael Feiz on What Makes a Great Bariatric Physician

    LOS ANGELES, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ask Michael Feiz, M.D., F.A.C.S., about why he chose weight loss surgery as his specialty, and he might tell you that it chose him. "It all started with the fact that I am very good technically at being able to work with laparoscope and a TV...
    on October 2, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

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