A laparoscopic cholecystectomy is a surgery during which the doctor removes your gallbladder. This procedure uses several small cuts instead of one large one. A laparoscope, a narrow tube with a camera, is inserted through one incision. This allows your doctor to see your gallbladder on a screen.
laparoscopic cholecystectomy (how much it take time for Recovery)
Most people who have keyhole surgery are able to leave hospital on the same day as the operation. It will usually take around two weeks to return to your normal activities. After open surgery, you'll usually have to stay in the hospital for three to five days and your recovery time will be longer.
You should contact your doctor if any of the following symptoms develop after having a laparoscopy:
persistent or worsening pain after a few days
new abdominal pain
nausea or vomiting
fainting or feel light-headed
redness, swelling, discharge or bleeding at the wound site(s) or.