TITLE

The Voice

AUTHOR(S)
Sjogren, Steve
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Guideposts;Sep2006, Vol. 61 Issue 7, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's experience of undergoing laparoscopic surgery. He was scheduled to have his gall bladder removed. Laparoscopic surgery uses a scalpel on the end of a mechanical arm that can enter the body through a very small incision. Once he was unconscious, the anesthesiologist gave the go-ahead to the doctors to proceed. The surgeon made an incision just below his belly button and inserted the laparoscopic scalpel to cut through the muscles around his gall bladder.
ACCESSION #
23061466

 

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