About Careers Internship MedBlogs Contact us
Medindia LOGIN REGISTER
Advertisement

Cystoscopy - Glossary

Last Updated on Jul 28, 2021
Font : A-A+

Glossary

Cystoscopy: This is a test conducted to test the bladder and ureteric orifices.

Urinary tract infections: Refers to anywhere in the whole length of the urinary system from the kidneys, through their collecting channels, the ureters, bladder and urethra.

Hematuria: Blood in the urine, which can be caused by urinary tract disorders (such as cysts, tumour, or stones) or by an infection.
Advertisement

Incontinence: Inability to control the flow of urine from the bladder (urinary incontinence) or the escape of stool from the rectum (fecal incontinence).

Polyps: A growth that protrudes from a mucous membrane.

Cyst: A sac or capsule filled with fluid.

Abdominal: Having to do with the abdomen (Abdomen - which is the part of the body between the chest and the hips that contains the stomach, intestines, liver, gallbladder, pancreas and some other organs).

Anesthesia: Loss of feeling or sensation resulting from the administration of certain drugs or gases.

Citations   close

Please use one of the following formats to cite this article in your essay, paper or report:

  • APA

    Dr. Reeja Tharu. (2021, July 28). Cystoscopy - Glossary. Medindia. Retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/cystoscopy-glossary.htm.

  • MLA

    Dr. Reeja Tharu. "Cystoscopy - Glossary". Medindia. May 22, 2022. <https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/cystoscopy-glossary.htm>.

  • Chicago

    Dr. Reeja Tharu. "Cystoscopy - Glossary". Medindia. https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/cystoscopy-glossary.htm. (accessed May 22, 2022).

  • Harvard

    Dr. Reeja Tharu. 2021. Cystoscopy - Glossary. Medindia, viewed May 22, 2022, https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/cystoscopy-glossary.htm.


Do you wish to consult an Urologist for your problem? Ask your question

Dr. Sahil Sheikh
Dr. Sahil Sheikh
MCh, MChir
2 years experience
Teleconsult Now View Profile
Dr. Rishikesh Velhal
Dr. Rishikesh Velhal
MBBS, MS, Mch
6 years experience
Ashtavinayak Hospital, New Panvel
+ 1 more
Teleconsult Now View Profile
Dr. Vinod Priyadarshi
Dr. Vinod Priyadarshi
MBBS, MS, MCh, MChir
12 years experience
The Mission city center clinic, City Centre
+ 1 more
Teleconsult Now View Profile
Dr. Gautam Chopra
Dr. Gautam Chopra
MBBS, MS, DNB Urology
3 years experience
Teleconsult Now View Profile
View All

Post a Comment

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.

Advertisement
Health Topics A - Z
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z



    What's New on Medindia
    Prevent Hacking of Medical Devices: FDA Sounds Alarm
    Black Water: Benefits and Uses
    World Hypertension Day 2022 - Measure Blood Pressure Accurately, Control It, Live Longer!
    View all

    Medindia Newsletters Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!
    Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

    Most Popular on Medindia

    Pregnancy Confirmation Calculator Iron Intake Calculator Loram (2 mg) (Lorazepam) Drug Side Effects Calculator Blood - Sugar Chart Find a Hospital Turmeric Powder - Health Benefits, Uses & Side Effects How to Reduce School Bag Weight - Simple Tips Find a Doctor Vent Forte (Theophylline)

    Disclaimer - All information and content on this site are for information and educational purposes only. The information should not be used for either diagnosis or treatment or both for any health related problem or disease. Always seek the advice of a qualified physician for medical diagnosis and treatment. Full Disclaimer

    © All Rights Reserved 1997 - 2022

    This site uses cookies to deliver our services. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use
    open close
    CONSULT A DOCTOR