A modified instrument and method for laparoscopy.

  title={A modified instrument and method for laparoscopy.},
  author={H. Hasson},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={110 6},
  • H. Hasson
  • Published 1971
  • Medicine
  • American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
The laparoscope has become an important tool of modern gynecologic diagnosis and surgical treatment. The current laparoscopy technique entails the blind introduction of a needle into the peritoneal cavity to establish a pneumoperitoneum. The abdominal wall is then punctured with a cannula bearing a sharp trocar again blindly. The trocar is withdrawn and the lighted laparoscope is inserted through the cannula into the peritoneal cavity for visualization. A technique of performing laparoscopy… Expand
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