Abdominal Surgery in Livonia, MI
What Is Abdominal Surgery?
Abdominal Surgery is defined as surgery pertaining to the contents of the abdominal cavity its walls and orifices. The abdomen, looking at the photo to the right, it starts under your lungs to the lowest part of your groin. It can be the surgical removal of a mass or masses from the abdomen through an abdominal incision, or placing a camera through small incisions with tubes (laparoscopy) to view the organ of concern. Robotic arms can be used also as part of a minimally invasive technique using the da Vinci system.
In alphabetical order, the organs contained in the abdomen include:
- Adrenal Gland
- Reproductive Organs
- Small & Large Intestine
In alphabetical order, Dr. Kolachalam prefers to evaluate these conditions that fall under the category of abdominal surgery are:
- Enlarged Spleen
- Gall Stones
- Intestinal Blockage
- Kidney Stones