Lap Ovarian Cystectomy

What is Lap Ovarian Cystectomy?

Lap Ovarian Cystectomy or Laparoscopic Ovarian Cystectomy is a surgery performed to remove an ovarian cyst using laparoscopy while still preserving the ovary so that the women c...

How does it help?

Lap ovarian cystectomy is a single approach to treating lumps of different sizes. The procedure is minimally invasive, and very efficiently removes the ovarian cyst from an ovar...

How is it done?

What are the benefit and risks of this procedure?

The process has made cystectomy minimally invasive and has revolutionised the world of medical procedures. But, the technique also has a few risks attached to it.

The advantages of the procedure are:

  • The procedure is minimally invasive.
  • The patient does not require a long stay at the hospital.
  • The procedure keeps the ovary intact.
  • Safely removes the cancerous growth.

A major complication associated with removal of the ovarian cyst is the rupture of the cyst itself. If the cyst is non-cancerous, then rupturing is not a concern. However, if a malignant cyst burst inside, then there is an immediate risk of cancer cell spill over in the pelvic region. Other risks...

The limitations of the procedure are:

  • Ovarian cysts may recur after a cystectomy.
  • Pain may not be controlled.

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