The surgeon can use different instruments to remove the implants once the endometriosis has been detected. Scissors, burning current forceps or even lasers can be used for greater precision. It will depend on where the endometrial tissue is located and its extent.
If endometrial implants are found during laparoscopy, how are they removed?
By Sara Salgado B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 12/21/2016
Degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU). Master's Degree in Human Assisted Reproduction from the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM). Certificate of University Expert in Genetic Diagnosis Techniques from the University of Valencia (UV).