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cys·to·scope

 (sĭs′tə-skōp′)
n.
A tubular instrument equipped with a light and used to examine the interior of the urinary bladder and ureter.

cys′to·scop′ic (-skŏp′ĭk) adj.
cys·tos′co·py (sĭ-stŏs′kə-pē) n.
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cystoscope

(ˈsɪstəˌskəʊp)
n
(Medicine) a slender tubular medical instrument for examining the interior of the urethra and urinary bladder
cystoscopic adj
cystoscopy n
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cys•to•scope

(ˈsɪs təˌskoʊp)

n.
a tubular instrument for visually examining and treating the interior of the urinary bladder.
[1885–90]
cys`to•scop′ic (-ˈskɒp ɪk) adj.
cys•tos•co•py (sɪˈstɒs kə pi) n.
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cystoscope

A type of endoscope used to examine the inside of the bladder.
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Translations

cys·to·scope

n. cistoscopio, instrumento en forma de tubo usado para examinar y tratar trastornos de la vejiga, los uréteres y los riñones.
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cystoscope

n cistoscopio
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Gynecologists have used the cystoscope for decades to examine the urethra and bladder, despite urology's traditional claim that the procedure falls under its purview.
To evaluate the effectiveness and safety of a novel method concerning spontaneous usage of both monopoplar transurethral resection of the prostate and Holmium Laser cystolithotripsy we compared the transurethral use of resectoscope and cystoscope lithotripsy approaches retrospectively.
While the patient is in the lithotomy position, after the surgeon operating in the perineal region reaches the distal end of the posterior urethral stricture, a 17 Fr cystoscope is advanced to the bladder through the suprapubic cystostomy tract.
Previously, a study used flexible cystoscope to treat the bladder calculi greater than 3cm with holmium laser under local anaesthesia and intra-muscular pethidine analgesia in patients incapable of receiving spinal or general anaesthesia.10 However, it excluded those with prostate volume larger than 50ml where flexible or rigid cystoscopes might have an increased risk for bleeding from prostatic urethra and could cause poor vision.
"The Botox or placebo injections were administered using a flexible injection needle inside a cystoscope, a long tube that enables urologists to see inside the bladder," explains consultant urological surgeon Prokar Dasgupta from Guy's Hospital and King's College London School of Medicine.
This new Flexible Video Cystoscope offers the versatility of a flexible endoscope and the advantages of advanced distal chip technology.
Food and Drug Administration to market its new advanced digital, video-based flexible Cystoscope, which is used in conjunction with an integrated "built-in" light source, eliminating the need for a separate camera head, light guide cable and optical coupler.