Laparoscopic Tubal Cannulation

Laparoscopic Tubal Cannulation

Best laparoscopic tubal cannulation treatment in Bangalore.

It is a procedure that involves the use of a laparoscope, which is a video thin, lighted tube to visualize the uterus , fallopian tubes . A cannula, which is a thin, flexible tube, is then inserted through the laparoscope and into the fallopian tubes and made to go through its canal towards the uterus.

The cannula is used to inject a dye or other substance into the tubes, which helps to clear any blockages and improve the chances of conception. The procedure is minimally invasive and is usually done on an outpatient basis, meaning that the patient can go home the same day. Contact us today for the best laparoscopic tubal cannulation treatment in Bangalore.

How it is performed
  • 1 to 2 small cuts of 0.5 cm in your abdomen to insert the laparoscope and other instruments.
  • Video laparoscope, which is a thin, lighted tube is inserted into the incision to see the uterus ,fallopian tubes.
  • A thin catheter is inserted and guided to the site of the blockage using the laparoscope.
  • Once the catheter is in place, a small balloon at the end of the catheter is inflated to clear the blockage and restore flow through the tube or a small wire can be used to clear any debris or scar tissue.
  • After the operation the surgical instruments are removed and the cuts are closed with stitches or surgical tape

Time taken is around 30-60 minutes, although it can take longer depending on the complexity of the case. Discharge could be the same day and one can usually resume normal activities within a few days.

  • Laparoscopic surgery are have smaller cuts and better cosmesis , patients experience less pain, less scarring, and a faster recovery time.
  • The risk of bleeding,infection and damage to surrounding organs is lower than with open surgery.
  • It can be an effective treatment for infertility caused by blocked fallopian tubes. By clearing the blockage, the procedure can improve the chances of natural conception or increase the success rate of fertility treatments like in vitro fertilization (IVF).
  • Diagnosis of the cause of infertility can be ascertained. By providing a clear view of the reproductive organs, the procedure can help identify any abnormalities or structural issues that may be affecting fertility.
Disadvantages and risks associated with the surgery
  • Anesthesia risks.
  • Bleeding and infection
  • Failure to clear the blockage.
  • Ectopic pregnancy: Laparoscopic tubal cannulation does not reduce the risk of ectopic pregnancy, which occurs when a fertilized egg implants outside the uterus, usually in the fallopian tube.
  • Damage to surrounding organs: Although rare, there is a risk of damage to surrounding organs, such as the bladder or intestines, during the procedure.
Drawbacks Of Surgery
  • Expensive
  • Limited availability of surgery.
  • No guarantee of success
  • Potential risks and complications
Who Should Perform The Surgery

It is a specialized surgical procedure that should be done by a qualified gynecologist with experience in performing laparoscopic surgeries. The person should be board-certified and have additional training and expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of infertility as tubal surgery requires extensive training and skill set.

The surgeon who has experience in performing laparoscopic tubal cannulation and who is familiar with the latest surgical techniques and technology becomes a requiste when choosing the doctor.

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