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A 79-year-old male asked:

I was supposed to take a cystoscopy but urologist said could insert the instrument because previous radiation made the orifice too small and suggest take a surgery to dilate or enlarge the orifice in the bladder so he can insert the instrument and look

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Dr. Michael Michaels
Urology 53 years experience
Yes: Yes this is the normal thing to do when there is such a narrowing which we call stenosis. It is not considered a major procedure and you will be anesthetized, either general or regional.Best wishes.

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Last updated Jan 12, 2018

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