Direct laparoscopy without prior pneumoperitoneum.

  • Mustafa Saidi
  • Published 1986 in The Journal of reproductive medicine
It has been assumed that pneumoperitoneum is a requirement prior to insertion of the laparoscope trocar and sleeve. The results of direct trocar insertion without prior establishment of pneumoperitoneum were documented in 1,108 consecutive laparoscopies. No technical failures or operative complications attributable to the method were encountered. In… CONTINUE READING