The most common types of ovarian
Before recommending removal of a
If after all the tests your doctor feels you need surgery, there are two different types of surgery they may perform.
The first, and least invasive option is laparoscopic surgery. With this type of surgery a small incision is made near your belly button and a small instrument is inserted into your abdomen that enables your doctor to remove the
The second type of surgery, laparotomy, is more invasive and is typically done for larger
As with any surgical procedure there will be some recovery time afterward. Recovery from laparoscopy is faster than from laparotomy simply because it is a less invasive procedure.