Through small cameras that are introduced through the urethra,
surgeries can be done to remove prostate tissue, stones or even tumors of the urinary tract,
without making incisions in the skin.
Laser fragmentation and endoscopic stone removal in the urinary tract
Renal and ureteral stones are a frequent reason for consultation for urologists and emergency physicians, since they generate very annoying symptoms such as intense pain, hematuria (blood in the urine) and urinary tract infections.
Transurethral resection of the bladder
Transurethral resection of the bladder (TURB) is the removal of tumors within the bladder, this allows tissue to be analyzed to confirm or rule out the presence of cancer.
Bipolar transurethral resection of the prostate
Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) has been used for more than 100 years to treat the growth of the prostate. It is an endoscopic minimally invasive procedure performed very frequently, making it quite safe and effective to control obstructive urinary symptoms.
Endopyelotomy is an endoscopic surgery for the enlargement of the junction of the renal pelvis with the ureter, which facilitates the transport of urine from the kidney to the bladder.