Peripherals for Endoscopic Use



There are a variety of peripheral devices that can be used for manipulation in the upper or lower urinary tract, some of which are inserted via a specialized endoscope sheath and others, that may be rigid or flexible, are inserted through an access port (Table 43.1).


Perforation Lithoclast 

Further Reading

  1. Miller RA.  Chapter 77: Theory, design and use of urological endoscopes. In: Scientific foundations of urology. 3rd ed. Oxford: Heinemann; 1990.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of UrologySt James’s University HospitalLeedsUK
  2. 2.Department of UrologyManchester Royal InfirmaryManchesterUK

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