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Mesh term Laparoscopy

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A procedure in which a laparoscope (LAPAROSCOPES) is inserted through a small incision near the navel to examine the abdominal and pelvic organs in the PERITONEAL CAVITY. If appropriate, biopsy or surgery can be performed during laparoscopy.

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Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
Hand-Assisted Laparoscopy
Nephrolithotomy, Percutaneous

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