- Examination of the bladder and urethra using a cystoscope, inserted into the urethra. A cystoscope is a thin, tube-like instrument with a light and a lens for viewing. It may also have a tool to remove tissue to be checked under a microscope for signs of disease.
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Cystoscopy — Intervention A sterile flexible cystoscope in an operating theatre ICD 9 CM … Wikipedia
cystoscopy — 1910, from Gk. kystis bladder, pouch + oscopy (see SCOPE (Cf. scope)) … Etymology dictionary
cystoscopy — [sis täs′kə pē] n. pl. cystoscopies examination of the urinary bladder or tract with the aid of a cystoscope … English World dictionary
cystoscopy — noun see cystoscope … New Collegiate Dictionary
cystoscopy — /si stos keuh pee/, n., pl. cystoscopies. Med. an examination by means of a cystoscope. [1905 10; CYSTO + SCOPY] * * * … Universalium
cystoscopy — noun an endoscopy of the urinary bladder via the urethra … Wiktionary
Cystoscopy — A procedure in which the doctor inserts a lighted instrument into the urethra (the tube leading from the bladder to the outside of the body) to look at the bladder. * * * The inspection of the interior of the bladder by means of a cystoscope. * * … Medical dictionary
cystoscopy — cysÂ·tosÂ·coÂ·py || sÉªs tÉ’skÉ™pÉª n. examination of the urinary bladder with a cystoscope (Medicine) … English contemporary dictionary
cystoscopy — cys·tos·co·py … English syllables
cystoscopy — n. examination of the bladder by means of an instrument (cystoscope) inserted via the urethra. The cystoscope consists of either a metal sheath surrounding a telescope and light conducting bundles or a flexible tube with built in optical fibres… … The new mediacal dictionary