Knives, Surgical, Urinary Tract
Definition : Surgical knives designed to cut the anatomical structures of the urinary tract including the bladder. These devices usually consist of manual handheld instruments that usually have a straight handle and a long narrow blade with a sharp cutting edge at the distal end. Urinary tract knives are frequently appropriate for use through the working channels of endoscopes. Urinary tract surgery knives are used in a variety of endoscopic minimal access surgical procedures for both the lower and upper urinary tract. Dedicated urinary tract knives used for percutaneous incision of the ureters are also available.
Entry Terms : "Urinary Tract Surgery Knives"
UMDC code : 27614