urethroscopy


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urethroscopy

 [u″re-thros´kah-pe]
visual inspection of the urethra. adj., adj urethroscop´ic.

u·re·thros·co·py

(yū'rē-thros'kŏ-pē),
Inspection of the urethra with a urethroscope.

urethroscopy

/ure·thros·co·py/ (u″re-thros´ko-pe) inspection of the interior of the urethra with a urethroscope.

urethroscopy

visual inspection of the urethra.
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Caption: Figure 3: (a) Urethroscopy following transurethral unroofing between the syringocele and the bulbar urethra.
One week preoperatively and 2, 4 and 8 weeks postoperatively, all the rabbits underwent urethroscopy and urethrography.
Conventional radiographs, double contrast cystography, pneumocystography, colonoscopy, urethroscopy (AL-ALI et al.
Flexible cystoscopy and flexible urethroscopy is performed and a guidewire is placed antegrade.
3) MRI is a useful modality for the evaluation of pelvic pathology and has been reported to have a higher sensitivity for the depiction of urethral diverticula than VCUG or urethroscopy.
Other Methods Used to Treat Calculi: Medication, Urethroscopy and Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
Some authors (6) suggest urethroscopy if lesions are seen in the distal urethra, although in practice rarely is urethroscopy done unless recurrent lesions are apparent (personal communication with Alex Ferenczy, MD, Professor of Pathology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Sir Mortimer B.
Retrograde urethrogram or urethroscopy are reserved when concomitant urethral injury is suspected, usually when hematuria is present.
5] observed that routine use of RUG is misleading when it is not used with urethroscopy.
We believe that the same principal can be used safely for cases with incomplete posterior urethral injury, where primary realignment can be done better endoscopically, followed by urethroscopy 2 to 3 weeks later to assess the urethral continuity and mucosal healing, which can even decrease the need for visual urethrotomy on follow-up.
Upon examination under anesthesia (EUA) and urethroscopy, we found that the ectopic ureters were in the vaginal anterior position, leading to the vestibule; we also found the urethral orifice blind, with no sight of the bladder (Fig.
If normal cuff deflation and inflation are present, a urethrogram followed by urethroscopy will exclude cuff erosion.