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Laparoscopic partial colectomy

Laparoscopic partial colectomy

Laparoscopic partial colectomy: A laparoscopic partial colectomy is a minimally invasive procedure to remove part of the colon; the surgeon passes a video camera (laparoscope) and surgical instruments through several small "keyhole" incisions in the abdomen to perform the surgery.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Laparoscopic partial colectomy

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Laparoscopic partial colectomy:

Other Surgical Options: Laparoscopic partial colectomy

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Laparoscopic partial colectomy may include these surgeries:

Anesthetic Requirements for Laparoscopic partial colectomy

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Laparoscopic partial colectomy may include:

Procedure Complications: Laparoscopic partial colectomy

Possible surgical complications of Laparoscopic partial colectomy may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Laparoscopic partial colectomy

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is good.

Laparoscopic partial colectomy: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Laparoscopic partial colectomy: Two to three weeks.

Laparoscopic partial colectomy: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Laparoscopic partial colectomy) include:

  • Colon removal

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