laparoscopic morcellator

laparoscopic morcellator

Surgery A device that crushes tissue for laparoscopic removal of large hardened masses, supracervical hysterectomy, and laparoscopic myomectomy. See Laparoscopic hysterectomy.
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Laparoscopic morcellators significantly impacted: The laparoscopic morcellator market has been significantly negatively impacted by a campaign from a U.S.
The uterine specimen was removed with a laparoscopic morcellator using a 10 mm port in the right lower quadrant.
The recent introduction of the laparoscopic morcellator allows removal of an enlarged uterus with a laparoscopic approach and has resulted in an increased use of LSH for patients with uterine enlargement.
Further, a severe restriction of morcellation based on the FDA communication warning against the use of laparoscopic morcellators in most women undergoing myomectomy or hysterectomy for treatment of fibroids would limit women with symptomatic leiomyomas to one option: total abdominal hysterectomy, the group wrote.
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