resectoscope


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re·sec·to·scope

 (rĭ-sĕk′tə-skōp′)
n.
A surgical instrument for performing a resection without an opening or incision other than that made by the instrument.
Translations

re·sec·to·scope

n. resectoscopio, instrumento quirúrgico provisto de un electrodo cortante como el que se usa para la resección de la próstata a través de la uretra.
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Contract notice: Continuous supply of single-use bipolar resection handles, For continuous irrigation resectoscope and urological diagnostic and surgical equipment; General university hospital of alicante
Excess prostate tissue (not the complete gland) surrounding the urethra is cut away through use of a resectoscope (Kandhway, 2016; Urology Care Foundation, 2017).
The novel mini-resectoscope has an outer diameter of only 5 mm, requiring minimal cervical dilatation, compared with 10 mm dilatation required for the conventional resectoscope, thus reducing the chances of cervical trauma and uterine perforation, as well as improving postoperative pain control.
The resectoscope is designed with a wire loop attached.
Mr Pembridge is qualified in surgical techniques for the management of heavy menstrual bleeding such as endoscopic and hysteroscopic techniques including endometrial ablation using the Novasure device and endoscopic techniques to removed polyps and fibroids using the Myosure device or a device called a resectoscope.
One surgeon will frequently obtain additional cold cup biopsies of the tumour base whereas the other surgeon solely uses the resectoscope to obtain tissue.
Therefore, some of his recommendations, such as cauterizing Hunner's lesions via a resectoscope, are beyond the scope of practicing gynecologists.
The operation was carried out as patients in the lithotomy position with a Karl Storz 24-fr resectoscope with sterile water as an irrigant.
California-based United Endoscopy - who buy and sell state-of-the-art medical equipment - paid just over PS61,000 for devices Dregorn stole including a camera for prostate cancer patients worth more than PS11,000, and a resectoscope worth PS19,000.
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.