Cystocopy


Cystoscopy uses a thin and flexible cystoscope to examine the bladder through urethra and find out the symptoms for certain urinary bladder disease.


Preparation

  • Fast 6 hours before the operation.
  • There will be a brief consultation before the operation, the procedure and the risks involved will also be explained. A consent form will also be signed.

Endoscopy procedure

  • Doctor will apply some local anaesthesia gel to the urethral opening.
  • The procedure normally takes 15 minutes. No pain will exist except a little bit discomfort may arouse.

After the procedure

  • Personal resting suites are provided for patients after the procedure.
  • There will be a slight discomfort for 1-2 days.
  • Daily activities can usually resume the following day of the procedure.
  • The sedation and the anaesthetics may temporarily affect one's co-ordination and reasoning skills, therefore, avoid driving, drinking alcohol, making any important decisions or signing legal documents in 24 hours after the procedure.

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