When it comes to medical endoscopy, you will immediately think that there are more people who use the tools for the examination of stomach, large intestine and other digestive organs. Medical endoscope has been developed for more than 100 years, and now it has involved many aspects. In fact, in addition to digestive organs, there are many kinds of endoscopes for different organs or different purposes. According to different purposes, its thickness and length are also varied.
(1) Brain endoscopy, (2) ent endoscopy, (3) thoracoscopy, (4) bronchial endoscopy, (5) upper gastrointestinal general endoscopy, (6) laparoscopy, (7) duodenoscopy, (8) pancreatic duct endoscopy, (9) choledochoscopy, (10) small intestine endoscopy, (11) large intestine endoscopy, (12) rectum endoscopy
Endoscope for urology
(13) Percutaneous nephroscope
(14) Cystourethroscope, ureteroscope and transurethral resection of prostate
Endoscope for obstetrics and Gynecology
(15) Hysteroscopy, amnioscopy, pelvic endoscopy
In the observation and treatment of high frequency is still the use of gastrointestinal endoscopy. From the purpose of use, the first is to find the focus through observation. In addition to the naked eye, it can also be observed through photos or videos, and the tissues needed for the diagnosis of diseases by microscope can be collected. For the observation of gastric and intestinal lumen.
Internal organs (mucosa), can be said to be very effective examination.
In addition, it can also be treated. It can remove the diseased part and stop bleeding, remove gallstones and other stones, remove foreign bodies, and bring less physical and mental pain than open surgery.
As mentioned above, endoscopy is no longer simply used to observe the affected area, but has become a very useful tool for tissue collection, treatment and disposal.
On the other hand, in order to prevent accidents and infections caused by endoscopy, doctors work very hard to hone their skills, operate cautiously and dare not slack off. At the same time, in cleaning, disinfection and other equipment maintenance is also very attention.