cystoscope

(redirected from Cystoscopes)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.

cystoscope

 [sis´to-skōp]
a hollow metal endoscope especially designed for passing through the urethra into the bladder to permit visual inspection of the bladder interior. See also cystoscopy.

cys·to·scope

(sis'tō-skōp),
A lighted tubular endoscope for examining the interior of the bladder.
[cysto- + G. skopeō, to examine]

cystoscope

(sĭs′tə-skōp′)
n.
A tubular instrument equipped with a light and used to examine the interior of the urinary bladder and ureter.

cys′to·scop′ic (-skŏp′ĭk) adj.
cys·tos′co·py (sĭ-stŏs′kə-pē) n.

cystoscope

[sis′təskōp′]
Etymology: Gk, kystis + skopein, to look
an instrument for examining and treating lesions of the urethra or bladder. There are both rigid and flexible types. The rigid instrument consists of an obturator for introduction, an outer sheath, a lighting system, a viewing lens, and ports for catheters and operative devices. The flexible cystoscope is a self-contained endoscope with ports for instrumentation and irrigation. Flexible cystoscopes are more commonly used today and incorporate fiberoptics.
enlarge picture
Cystoscope in the male bladder

cys·to·scope

(sis'tŏ-skōp)
A lighted tubular endoscope for examining the interior of the bladder.
[cysto- + G. skopeō, to examine]

cystoscope

A straight tubular instrument which allows illumination of the inside of the urinary bladder so that direct examination, and various forms of treatment, are possible.

Cystoscope

A viewing instrument that is passed up the urethra into the region of the prostate to get a good look at the organ "from the inside."

cystoscope

an endoscope especially designed for passing through the urethra into the bladder to permit visual inspection of the interior of that organ. It has an outer sheath with a lighting system, a telescope with forward or oblique viewing, and an obturator which can be removed to allow passage of various devices.
References in periodicals archive ?
Market size and company share data for General Surgery devices categories - Bronchoscopes, Laryngoscopes, Ureteroscopes, Cystoscopes, Colonoscopes, Sigmoidoscopes, Esophagoscopes & Gastroscopes, Duodenoscopes, Laparoscopes, Hysteroscopes, Sinuscopes, Resectoscopes, Endoscopy Visualization Systems, Endoscopy Visualization System Components, Endoscopic Reprocessors, Endoscopy Fluid Management Systems, Capsule Endoscopy Systems, Surgical Generators, Bariatric Surgery Devices, Aesthetic Lasers and Energy Devices, Biopsy Devices, Hernia Repair, Non-Vascular Stents and Gynecological Devices.
Vision-Sciences' new cystoscope platform, unveiled at the Milan Congress, will offer Europeans a state-of-the-art video cystoscopy system that employs Vision-Sciences' proprietary EndoSheath([R]) technology.
GlobalData's new report, "BRIC Cystoscopes Market Outlook to 2020", provides key market data on the BRIC Cystoscopes market.
Under the agreement, Wolf will provide, at no cost to DUSA, proprietary non-laser light sources and cystoscopes (instruments for visualizing the bladder), along with technical and regulatory support, for DUSA's upcoming Phase I/II clinical trials.
This will include gastroscopes, colonoscopes, bronchoscopes, cystoscopes, hysteroscopes, laryngoscopes, rhino-laryngoscopes, TOE probes, EBUS, ERCP, mini ultrasound probes and High Resolution Manometry Catheters.
The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, and volume (in units) within market categories C Bronchoscopes, Laryngoscopes, Ureteroscopes, Cystoscopes, Colonoscopes, Sigmoidoscopes, Esophagoscopes & Gastroscopes, Duodenoscopes, Laparoscopes, Hysteroscopes, Sinuscopes, Resectoscopes, Endoscopy Visualization Systems, Endoscopy Visualization System Components, Endoscopic Reprocessors, Endoscopy Fluid Management Systems, Capsule Endoscopy Systems, Surgical Generators, Bariatric Surgery Devices, Aesthetic Lasers and Energy Devices, Biopsy Devices, Hernia Repair, Non-Vascular Stents and Gynecological Devices.
Contract awarded for The need carlos van buren hospital acquisition cystoscopes tender for and meet the internal demands of the hospital and ensure the correct operation of its facilities.
com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: EU5 Cystoscopes Market Outlook to 2020 http://www.
com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Germany Cystoscopes Market Outlook to 2020 http://www.
com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Japan Cystoscopes Market Outlook to 2020 http://www.
1 Non-Video Cystoscopes Market, China, Revenue ($m), by Segment, 2005-2013 10
com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: North America Cystoscopes Market Outlook to 2020 http://www.