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resectoscope

 [re-sek´tah-skōp]
an endoscope with a wide-angle telescope and an electrically activated wire loop for transurethral removal or biopsy of lesions of the bladder, prostate, or urethra.

re·sec·to·scope

(rē-sek'tŏ-skōp),
A special endoscopic instrument for the transurethral electrosurgical removal of lesions involving the bladder, prostate gland, uterus, or urethra.

resectoscope

/re·sec·to·scope/ (-sek´to-skōp) an instrument with a wide-angle telescope and an electrically activated wire loop for transurethral removal or biopsy of lesions of the bladder, prostate, or urethra.

resectoscope

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

re·sec·to·scope

(rē-sek'tŏ-skōp)
A special endoscopic instrument for the transurethral electrosurgical removal of lesions involving the bladder, prostate gland, or urethra.

resectoscope

A surgical instrument that is passed along the male URETHRA to allows a view of the inside of the bladder and of an enlarged PROSTATE GLAND. The resectoscope incorporates an electrically heated wire loop used to cut away redundant prostate tissue so as to allow the free outflow of urine.

resectoscope

an endoscope with a wide-angle telescope and an electrically activated wire loop for transurethral removal or biopsy of lesions of the bladder, prostate or urethra.
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