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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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Hysteroscopic adhesiolysis was done using the conventional resectoscope in the first group, henceforth named the CR group.
The average tumour size, estimated by the diameter of the resectoscope sheath equaling about 1 cm, was 7.
The resection time was measured from the insertion to the removal of resectoscope.
2 Conventionally transurethral cystolithotripsy with holmium laser is performed by cystoscope or the 26 F resectoscope with a laser bridge.
A modified resectoscope loop can also be used to grasp the pieces.
Tenders are invited for continuous supply of single-use bipolar resection handles, for continuous irrigation resectoscope and diagnostic and surgical equipment of urology-gral university hospital of alicante
Transurethral resection of the mesh using resectoscope was also tried, but this approach failed as well.
Endoscopes--Karl-Storz bipolar resection system: Resectoscope, bipolar TUR loop and Karl-Storz monopolar resection system: Resectoscope, monopolar TUR loops.
It was found that from a stock of 27 resectoscope sets, there were only eight and that 31 equipment sets alone were missing from the main theatre at Ayr Hospital.
In addition, unless one uses tissue-vaporizing electrodes (VIDEO 3) or is equipped with newer instrumentation that allows tissue to be removed through the operative sheath of the resectoscope, the myoma must be extracted in pieces, often with repeated removal and reinsertion of the resectoscope and grasping instruments, increasing the risk of cervical injury or uterine perforation with each placement.
Patients were evaluated for the risk factors such as age, localization and length of stricture, number of TUR, time of resection, size of resectoscope sheat, transurethral catheter diameter, postoperative duration period of catheter, and number of internal urethrotomy in patients with urethral stricture.
In addition, tile company recently released its state-of-the-art Bipolar Resectoscope, which offers a unique bipolar loop design.