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20 Apr 2006

Sterilization
Hi,Laporoscopic is sterilization through the navel?Could you please tell me what is sterilization through the lower stomach called and could you please tell what difference there is between these 2 procedures as i can only have it done the latter becuz of torn tissue.
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01 Jan 0001

That is correct. If you have adhesions it may not be possible to do the laparoscopic method as it involves blindly inserting a telescope into the abdomen and this could cause damage to underlying tissues.

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