The Evolution of Single-Use Urologic Endoscopy

The Evolution of Single-Use Urologic Endoscopy

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Dr. Michael Lipkin discusses a recent study that found that a new single-use cystoscope demonstrated superior flexion and comparable optics to the reusable scopes already being used in a hospital urology department.

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