Laparoscopy, like any other surgical technique, can pose risks for women. However, these are not frequent since it is a safe practice.
Some risks of laparoscopy are: abdominal swelling and damage, adverse reaction to anesthesia, or blood clots.
By Clara Miret Lucio B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Daniel Sosa M.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Romina Packan (invitra staff).
Last Update: 01/15/2020