laparoscopic cholecystectomy


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laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Lap chole Surgery The laparoscopic removal of a gallbladder though a small abdominal wall incision. See Laparoscopy.

laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Removal of the gall bladder without a large surgical incision, using LAPAROSCOPY. The postoperative recovery is more rapid and the cosmetic effect excellent, but there is a slightly higher probability of operative complications.

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Removal of the gallbladder using a laparoscope, a fiberoptical instrument inserted through the abdomen.
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Assessment of level of ease of laparoscopic cholecystectomy procedure was done on the basis of above criteria.
We chose Laparoscopic cholecystectomy because it is one of the most frequent procedures done and there is minimal variability in the surgical approach between surgeons.
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) has largely replaced conventional cholecystectomy in the past decade and is the gold standard now.12,13 However, there are still limited data about the value of prophylactic sub-hepatic drainage for elective uncomplicated LC.
In this study we compared the efficacy of ondansetron with and without dexamethasone in the prevention of PONV after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Our results showed statistically significant difference of PONV between group A and B (p-value <0.001), PONV being significantly less in group receiving both the drugs.
Cost-effectiveness of laparoscopic cholecystectomy versus open cholecystectomy.
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in 39-year-old female with situs inversus.
Hemodynamic changes during laparoscopic cholecystectomy in patients with severe cardiac disease.
Postoperative pain after laparoscopic cholecystectomy is not reduced by intraoperative analgesia guided by analgesia nociception index (ANIA(r)) monitoring: a randomized clinical trial.
Predicting difficult laparoscopic cholecystectomy based on clinicoradiological assessment.
Bile duct injury during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: Results of an Italian national survey on 56 591 cholecystectomies.

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