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of Lapscope.com is to provide up to date information and
techniques in gynecologic endoscopy for patients and medical
What is Gynecologic Endoscopy?
Gynecologic Endoscopy refers to laparoscopy and
Laparoscopy refers to the placement of a
telescope usually at the level of the belly button to examine and
treat diseases in the abdomen and pelvis.
Hysteroscopy refers to the placement of a
telescope into the uterine cavity to inspect and perform surgery for
abnormal conditions in the uterine cavity.
Lapscope.com web site contains pictures of the female reproductive
organs, which will aid patients and their families in understanding
normal anatomy of the reproductive organs and some laparoscopic and
hysteroscopic procedures. (Please note some of the photos are
graphic in nature.)
site has several sections that contain useful Endoscopic procedure
information and photos that are written in a format to help
(Video) - This special episode of CaribNation is
dedicated to Dr. Trona Bennett who died tragically in January 2009.
her cutting edge philosophy that brought advanced laparoscopy to St.
Lucia, and the Eastern Caribbean. In an era when many are guided by
the pursuit of selfish goals, her’s was selfless. Her legacy will
live on…. Dr. John George – (A "Special Thanks" to Dr.
Trona Bennett, CaribNation Television, Patients, and Dr. John
George for this heartwarming interview –
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