lap chole

lap chole

Popular slang for a laparoscopic cholecystectomy, see there.
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So far LC procedure has gone through evolutions ranging from four port lap chole, single incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS), minilap and three ports LC14.
Table 2: Depicting Distribution of BMI, Sex of patient and type of surgery performed BMI MALE Easy lap Difficult Conversion chole lap chole <25 50 38 12 -- 26-29 30 6 18 6 Total 80 44 30 6 BMI FEMALE Easy lap Difficult Conversion chole lap chole <25 150 102 42 6 26-29 70 19 33 18 Total 220 121 75 24 Table 3: Depicting the relationship of BMI with difficult laparoscopic cholecystectomy BMI Easy lap Difficult Conversion Total chole lap chole <25 140 (70%) 54 (27%) 6 (3%) 200 26-29 25 (25%) 51 (51%) 24 (24%) 100 Total 165 105 30 300 Table 4: Depicting the Correlation of BMI and difficulty in performing Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy No.
A full day later, the patient is taken to the OR for a lap chole.
With contradictory results, evaluating the patient's abdomen for prior scars (a lap chole puncture scar is small but visible) would have been helpful.
The line of endoscopic products includes long deep trays for lap chole and smaller diameter, shorter trays for arthroscopy and ENT.
For the purpose of study two groups were made, group 1 (Laparoscopic group, LC Group), group 2 (open cholecystectomy, OC Group) Patients undergoing lap chole had Post-operative increase in AST, ALT, LDH, GGT and ALP.