Definition : Endoscopes designed for removal or resection of tissues and/or for biopsy of lesions. These instruments may include electric cautery and coagulating capabilities or other means for tissue resection. Most of these resectoscopes consist of an outer sheath, a lighting system (e.g., fiberoptic), a wide-angle telescope, electrosurgical wire loops, and a working channel for catheters and other operative devices. They may also include a television camera on the distal tip. Dedicated resectoscopes have the appropriate dimensions and characteristics for insertion and operation in the natural canals where they are intended to be used (e.g., urinary tract, female genital tract); other simpler resectoscopes are intended to resect tissues through incisions performed in minimal-access surgery procedures (e.g., wrist).

Entry Terms : "Resectoscope Electrodes, Loop" , "Resection Endoscopes"

UMDC code : 13335

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1-5 of 5 Match(es).

Advanced Endoscopy Devices Inc

Company Type: Parent

Since 1985, Advanced Endoscopy Devices, Inc. (AED). is a leader in the manufacturing, repair and servicing of endoscopic instruments, general instrumentation and ancillary items. Providing our customers the finest repair service is our goal. Our factory trained master technicians have a combined work experience of over 200 years in endoscopic manufacturing and repair, thus, striving to ensure the customers complete satisfaction.

Control Medical Technology LLC

Company Type: Parent

MegaDyne Medical Products Inc

Company Type: Parent

The electrosurgical products company was founded in 1985 with the launch of the E-Z Clean line of non-stick, eschar-resistant, PTFE-coated electrodes and is the recognized authority on non-stick electrosurgical electrodes.


Company Type: Parent

NICO Corporation is progressing minimally invasive corridor neurosurgery by creating instruments that allow for safe tumor and cyst removal through smaller openings.

Prosurg Inc

Company Type: Parent

Prosurg Inc. located in Silicon Valley, California designs, manufactures, and markets single use medical devices for management of Urological and Gynecological disorders. These products are based on safe and proven R.F. and injection based technology platform to provide cost effective solution for physicians, patients, and health care providers. Prosurg, Inc. currently markets a full line of Resection, Coagulation & Electrovaporization electrodes for BPH/TURP prostate surgery, and Bladder tumor resection, Uterine fibroid resection & Endometrial Ablation treatment and are compatible with commercially available R.F. Generators and Endoscopic surgical instrumentation commonly used by physicians.

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