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Thursday, 27 July 2017

Laparoscopic-appendectomy Treatment in Chennai

An appendectomy is the process of surgical removal of the appendix. An appendectomy is a general emergency surgery which is treated to cure appendicitis. Appendicitis is an inflammatory condition of the appendix. The appendix is a tiny, tube shaped pouch that is attached with the large intestine. The primary work of the appendix is to recover people from diarrhea, infections, and inflammation of the small and large intestines. The body can still function properly without an appendix

Appendectomy is the standard treatment for appendicitis. It’s crucial to remove the appendix right away, before the appendix can rupture. Mostly people recover rapidly and without complications after an appendectomy are performed. It is a simple and general procedure.

There are two types of appendectomy: open and laparoscopic.
  • Open Appendectomy
During an open appendectomy, a surgeon makes one incision in the lower right side of the abdomen. Then removed the appendix and close wound with the stiches. Appendix is removed and the wound is closed with stiches. This procedure allows doctor to clean the abdominal cavity if appendix has burst.
During a laparoscopic appendectomy, a surgeon accesses the appendix through a few small incisions in the abdomen. A small, narrow tube called a cannula will then be inserted. The cannula is used to inflate abdomen with carbon dioxide gas. This gas allows the surgeon to see appendix more clearly.

Once the abdomen is inflated, an instrument called a laparoscope will be inserted through the incision. Then appendix will removed by using instruments and small incisions are closed, cleaned, and dressed. Laparoscopic surgery is a best choice for the overweight people and older people. Laparoscopic surgery has low risk and has a small recovery time. It takes around six weeks to recover fully.

Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon, Chennai is a prominent name for  appendicitis Treatment in chennai through Laparoscopic-appendectomy. Dr. Deepak Subramanian is one of the finest laparoscopic surgen in the Tamil Nadu to treat appendicitis.