nephroscope


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nephroscope

 [nef´ro-skōp]
an instrument inserted into an incision in the renal pelvis for viewing the inside of the kidney, equipped with three channels for telescope, fiberoptic light input, and irrigation.

neph·ro·scope

(nef'rō-skōp),
An endoscope passed into the renal pelvis to view it. Route of access may be percutaneous, through a surgically exposed kidney, or retrograde through the ureter.

nephroscope

/neph·ro·scope/ (nef´rah-skōp) an instrument inserted into an incision in the renal pelvis for viewing the inside of the kidney.

nephroscope

[nef′rəskōp′]
Etymology: Gk, nephros + skopein, to look
a fiberoptic instrument used specifically for visualization of the kidney and the disintegration and removal of renal calculi. The nephroscope is inserted percutaneously.
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Nephroscope

neph·ro·scope

(nef'rō-skōp)
An endoscope passed into the renal pelvis to view it. Route of access may be percutaneous (through a surgically exposed kidney) or retrograde through the ureter.

Nephroscope

An instrument made of a light source in a tube. The tube is inserted into the kidney through an incision in the back and used to locate kidney stones. The stones are broken up with high frequency sound waves and removed by suction through the scope.
Mentioned in: Cystinuria

nephroscope

an instrument inserted into an incision in the renal pelvis for viewing the inside of the kidney; it is equipped with three channels, for telescope, fiberoptic light input and irrigation.
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