pelviscopy

pelviscopy

(pĕl-vĭs′kŭ-pē)
Visual examination of the female reproductive organs with a laparoscope.
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Liselotte Mettler of Genital Endometriosis Focusing Gestagens and Anti- Gestagens Together with Surgical Pelviscopy 1990 1.
Clearly, endoscopic surgery represented a major departure from classic gynaecological surgery, especially when, in the early 1970s, endoscopic methods for haemostasis, ligature and suture during surgical pelviscopy were introduced.
Diagnostic pelviscopy indicated diffuse coalescence of both adnexes and edematous swelling of the fallopian tubes with severe postinflammatory changes (Figure).
With the current explosion in minimally invasive surgery and rapid advances in pelviscopy, many gynecologic surgeons are being challenged to attempt certain procedures laparoscopically that historically have only been accomplished through laparotomy.