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From laparo- +"Ž -scopy, after German Laparoskopie.
Greek laparā flank laparoscope –scopy
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
The only way to confirm endometriosis is to carry out a laparoscopy.
The only way to diagnose endometriosis is by a laparoscopy.
A laparoscopy is an exploratory surgical procedure in which the doctor makes an incision and inserts a small tube connected to a camera to view the herniated area.
The Sixth Edition includes recent advances in laparoscopy, female urology, and treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia and other prostate diseases.
Laparoscopy is done to diagnose conditions or to perform certain types of surgeries.
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