General principles of cystourethroscopy

Melise A. Keays, Linda A. Baker

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Abstract

Many children require cystourethroscopy to diagnose, characterize, or treat their genitourinary disorder. Several diseases or anomalies are best treated by cystoscopic minimally invasive means, including posterior urethral valves, ureteroceles, vesicoureteral reflux, urethral stricture/fistula/diverticulum, hematuria, urinary stones, tumors, or other rare birth defects. In this chapter, preoperative, operative, and postoperative techniques and tips of cystourethroscopy are discussed, highlighting its versatility.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPediatric Endourology Techniques
PublisherSpringer-Verlag London Ltd
Pages191-206
Number of pages16
ISBN (Print)9781447153948, 1447153936, 9781447153931
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2013

Keywords

  • Anomalies
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy
  • Genitourinary
  • Infant
  • Pediatric

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Keays, M. A., & Baker, L. A. (2013). General principles of cystourethroscopy. In Pediatric Endourology Techniques (pp. 191-206). Springer-Verlag London Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-5394-8_21