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  • n. an endoscopy of the urinary bladder via the urethra

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Inspection of the interior of the bladder by means of the cystoscope.


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  • So the doctor said, “Listen, Mike, you gotta come in tomorrow morning for what’s called a cystoscopy.”

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  • In-utero percutaneous cystoscopy in the management of fetal lower obstructive uropathy.

    Obstructive Uropathy, Fetal Intervention for Obstructive Uropathy

  • I'll bet that the number of people with microscopic hematuria that you need to send for cystoscopy and IVP in order for a single person to benefit is also quite high.

    Presenting Health Statistics, Arnold Kling | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • Mr. BIRBIGLIA: Yeah, I go in every year for a cystoscopy.

    Spending The Night With Sleepwalker Mike Birbiglia

  • View larger image » If the serial fetal bladder drainages for urinary electrolytes and protein components come back favorable and if there is a recent history of decreased to no amniotic fluid (oligohydramnios, anhydramnios) and no chromosomal abnormalities in a male fetus, the family may be offered fetal intervention with a vesicoamniotic shunt placement or fetal cystoscopy to further evaluate the source of fetal urinary tract obstruction.

    Lower Urinary Tract Obstruction (LUTO)

  • The cystoscopy that unmans him, the “little surprise” that Peter Romain receives from his doctor “to get the inside story on you,” is a test to measure the health of the urethra and bladder.

    Archive 2008-12-01

  • These tests include a stress test in which you relax, then cough vigorously as the doctor watches for loss of urine, a urinalysis where the urine is tested for evidence of infection or urinary stones, blood tests, ultrasound, cystoscopy in which a tiny camera is used to see inside of the urethra and bladder and urodynamics, which measures the pressure inside of the bladder and the flow of urine.

    Health Update: Turning Off A Leaky Bladder

  • In this case I started with a CT scan to look at his kidneys and a urology referral for a cystoscopy to look into his bladder.

    Archive 2007-12-01

  • So in addition to a history, exam and urine culture, this guy was going to need a CT scan of his abdomen and pelvis, and a cystoscopy by a urologist.

    Archive 2007-01-01

  • Finally a cystoscopy was made and showed an invasive bladder cancer.

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