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Pronunciation: yu-re'ter-o-sis'to-skop

Definition: A cystoscope with an attachment for catheterization of the ureters; the catheter is passed into the ureter when its orifice is brought into view with the cystoscope.

Synonym(s): uretercystoscope

[uretero- + G. kystis, bladder, + skopeo, to view]

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