Prevention of adhesions in gynaecological endoscopy.

  title={Prevention of adhesions in gynaecological endoscopy.},
  author={Carmela Anna Nappi and Attilio Di Spiezio Sardo and Ermanno Greco and Marianna Guida and Stefano Bettocchi and Giuseppe Bifulco},
  journal={Human reproduction update},
  volume={13 4},
Adhesions resulting from gynaecological endoscopic procedures are a major clinical, social and economic concern, as they may result in pelvic pain, infertility, bowel obstruction and additional surgery to resolve such adhesion-related complications. Although the minimally invasive endoscopic approach has been shown to be less adhesiogenic than traditional surgery, at least with regard to selected procedures, it does not totally eliminate the problem. Consequently, many attempts have been made… CONTINUE READING