Definition of laparoscopic in English:

laparoscopic

adjective

  • See laparoscopy

    • ‘In developed countries laparoscopic tubal ligation is usually performed under general anaesthesia.’
    • ‘In these health centres, no surgical procedures other than laparoscopic tubectomies are performed.’
    • ‘The patient was taken to the operating room for laparoscopic evaluation and resection of the mass.’
    • ‘We found one RCT comparing laparoscopic cystectomy and laparoscopic drainage in 64 women.’
    • ‘We are performing laparoscopic tubal ligation reversal using robotic assistance.’

Pronunciation

laparoscopic

/ˌlap(ə)rəsˈkɒpɪk/