cholangioscopy

chol·an·gi·os·co·py

(kō-lan'jē-os'kŏ-pē),
Visual examination of bile ducts using a fiberoptic endoscope.
[chol- + G. angeion, vessel, + skopeō, to examine]

cholangioscopy

(kō-lăn′jē-ŏs′kə-pē)
n.
The examination of bile ducts using a cystoscope or fiberoptic endoscope.

cholangioscopy

[kōlan′jē·os′kəpē]
direct examination of the bile ducts with a fiberoptic endoscope.

chol·an·gi·os·co·py

(kō-lan'jē-os'kŏ-pē)
Visual examination of bile ducts using a fiberoptic endoscope.
[chol- + G. angeion, vessel, + skopeō, to examine]
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Direct cholangioscopy allows for endoscopic visualization of the bile duct lumen during endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.
s SpyGlass DS Direct Visualization System is a digital, disposable endoscope for diagnostic and therapeutic cholangioscopy and pancreatoscopy.
Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance of its next-generation SpyGlass DS Direct Visualization System used for cholangioscopy and pancreatoscopy procedures.
In the event that X-ray imaging is not sufficient to make a definitive diagnosis or therapeutic intervention requires direct visualization, cholangioscopy or pancreatoscopy may be performed.
NYSE: BSX) has received 510(k) clearance and the first cases of the SpyGlass DS Direct Visualization System used for cholangioscopy and pancreatoscopy procedures, the company said on Thursday.
In the event that x-ray imaging is not sufficient to make a definitive diagnosis or therapeutic intervention requires direct visualisation, cholangioscopy or pancreatoscopy may be performed.
Biliary clearance was facilitated by cholangioscopy via the afferent bowel loop.
B: Spyglass cholangioscopy revealed a black metallic structure (arrow; consistent with bullet) near hepatic duct bifurcation.
This edition has chapters on cholangioscopy, videocholangioscopy, echoendoscopy, combined biliary and duodenal obstruction, endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) access of the pancreatobiliary tree for diagnosis and transluminal and rendezvous therapy, and the history of ERCP, as well as a section on radiation safety.
Methylene blue-aided cholangioscopy in patients with biliary strictures: feasibility and outcome analysis.
He also referred to direct per oral video cholangioscopy, stenting through cholangioscopy, GBD stones removal through spy scopes.
Newer techniques such as intraductal ultrasound and cholangioscopy have been used to obtain direct biopsy specimens, but their clinical benefits are yet to be proven (10).