ureteroscope

ureteroscope

 [u-re´ter-o-skōp″]
a fiberoptic endoscope used in ureteroscopy.

u·re·ter·o·scope

(yū-rē'tĕr-ō-skōp),
An optic device passed in a retrograde fashion through the bladder up into the ureter to inspect the ureteral lumen and kidney collecting system.

ureteroscope

(ū-rē′tĕr-ō-skōp″)
A rigid or flexible endoscope used to examine and treat diseases of the urinary bladder or ureters. Ureteroscopes are inserted into the urethra and advanced upward toward the kidneys. They can be used to biopsy suspicious lesions or remove urinary stones lodged in the ureters.
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Contract notice: sterile single use digital flexible ureteroscope with video console
During this procedure flexible Ureteroscope is passed through Urethra, Bladder and Ureter to reach inside the kidney.
Operation time was defined as the time period between the insertion of the ureteroscope into the urethra and placement of the urethral catheter at the end of the procedure.
After the D-J stent was removed, a hydrophilic guidewire was placed into the renal pelvis by rigid ureteroscope (Richard Wolf GmbH, Germany).
The Boston Scientific LithoVue Single-Use Digital Flexible Ureteroscope System is a first of its kind single-use flexible ureteroscope providing high-quality visualization and seamless navigation helping urologists access, diagnose and treat conditions of the urinary tract.
5F semi-rigid ureteroscope (Karl Storz, Tuttlingen, Germany), which was introduced into the ureter through an incision in the ureter.
Decrease in the size of the ureteroscope and the use of flexible variety has made the procedure of stone removal more effective.
Testing was conducted to demonstrate the performance of the Sterizone VP4 Sterilizer using both double-channel and multi-channel flexible endoscopes including a ureteroscope and video colonoscope.
8 olympus ureteroscope, cybersonics double catheter system, Ultrasound (Hitachi) instrument with transducer frequency 3.
and European launch of the LithoVue Single-Use Digital Flexible Ureteroscope for minimally invasive endoscopic procedures to diagnose and treat stones and other conditions of the kidney, ureter, and bladder.
Ureteroscopy was performed using a 6 French rigid ureteroscope in the majority of patients.