2016

Getting a Laparoscopy to Explore for Endometriosis

Endometriosis can be a painful and debilitating condition. Luckily, a growing number of gynecologists can perform exploratory surgery via laparoscopy, as well as laser treating any adhesions that they find. Here is what to expect.  Preparing for the operation Laparoscopies are usually performed under a general anesthetic so you need to fast beforehand. The anesthetist will give you a dose of medication that makes you sleepy, followed by a full anaesthtic.