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Hiten Patel Dr. Patel
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Where is an ureteroscopy usually done? At a hospital?

Hiten Patel Dr. Patel
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Where is an ureteroscopy usually done? At a hospital?

Hospital or Clinic: A ureteroscopy is usually performed by a urologist. A urologist can perform the procedure in the operating room of a hospital. A urology clinic/center may be equipped to perform ureteroscopies on site as well because it is usually an outpatient procedure. ...Read more

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Ureteroscopy (Definition)

A ureteroscopy is performed in the operating room with general or spinal anesthesia to inspect the ureter for tumor or stones. A small, flexible, fiberoptic ureteroscope is introduced into the bladder, through the ureteral orifice, then up the ureter toward the kidney. A camera captures the image and displays it on a ...Read more


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Where is an anoscopy usually done? At a hospital?

Where is an anoscopy usually done? At a hospital?

Usually office..: Basically this involves a small transparent scope to see you anorectal area...No anesthesia required and is typically done in office setting.... ...Read more

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Where is an arthroscopy usually done? At a hospital?

Where is an arthroscopy usually done? At a hospital?

Surgical center: This is most often done at an ambulatory/outpatient surgical center.... ...Read more

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Where is an amniocentesis usually done? At a hospital?

Where is an amniocentesis usually done? At a hospital?

Usually office: Amniocentesis is the procedure by which fluid is removed from the amniotic sac. It is done to study chromosomes, perform genetic tests, check lung maturity, etc. In general, it is performed by an obgyn specialist or a maternal-fetal medicine subspecialist in the office or clinic. It might also be performed on labor and delivery or the antepartum ward. Ask the OB provider what is best in your case. ...Read more

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Where is an arthrography usually done? At a hospital?

Where is an arthrography usually done? At a hospital?

Or an imaging center: Arthrography can be done at a hospital or at a place that does specifically radiology procedures like MRI or other imaging tests. ...Read more

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Where is an electronystagmogram usually done? At a hospital?

Where is an electronystagmogram usually done? At a hospital?

Office: This equipment is mostly found in the office of a neuro-otologist and some ENT specialists. It is designed to measure eye movements in response to vestibular stimulation (or dysfunction) in disorders of the inner ear. ...Read more

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Where is an abg usually done? At a hospital?

Where is an abg usually done? At a hospital?

Yes: A specialized piece of lab equipment called a co-oximeter is required to analyze the amount of oxygen and carbon dioxide in arterial blood. Also the blood must be drawn from an artery, not a vein, and not everyone is trained to obtain this kind of sample. ...Read more

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Where is a sonogram usually done? At a hospital?

Where is a sonogram usually done? At a hospital?

It can be.: A sonogram, or ultrasound, can be performed at a hospital, doctor's office, or clinic. It depends on the reason for the sonogram, and your and your physician's preference. ...Read more

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Where is a transrectal ultrasound usually done? At a hospital?

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Hospital or Clinic: A transrectal ultrasound (trus) can be done at a hospital or clinic with the appropriate equipment. They are often done to look at pelvic organs. For women, transvaginal ultrasound is more common because it can allow better visualization of female pelvic organs. For men, a trus is often performed to look at the prostate (to check for lesions, hypertrophy, etc.) or guide prostate biopsies. ...Read more

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Where is a tympanometry usually done? At a hospital?

Where is a tympanometry usually done? At a hospital?

Typanometry: This test is performed in your physician's office -- this is routinely performed by a primary care or ear, nose and throat doctor. ...Read more

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Where is a scrotal ultrasound usually done? At a hospital?

Dr. Eric Wang Dr. Wang
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Where is a scrotal ultrasound usually done? At a hospital?

Yes. Or Imaging ctr: Imaging procedures are done in hospitals or outpatient imaging centers. ...Read more

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Where is a tonsilectomy usually done? At a hospital?

Where is a tonsilectomy usually done? At a hospital?

Sometimes: Some ENT surgeons prefer to do tonsillectomy as an outpatient, meaning in a surgery center. In some cases it may be best to perform the surgery in the hospital. Your doctors should decide what is best for you. ...Read more

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Where is a colostomy usually done? At a hospital?

Where is a colostomy usually done? At a hospital?

Always.: Creation of a colostomy requires general anesthesia and, depending on the indications for surgery and what else is being done, an in-patient stay in the hospital. ...Read more

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Where is a testis perc biopsy usually done? At a hospital?

Where is a testis perc biopsy usually done? At a hospital?

Sterile environment: Can be done in the office, a clinic, in a hospital outpatient or an operating room setting and by a urologist who would be able to take care of any complication such as bleeding. ...Read more

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Where is an intrauterine insemination usually done? At a hospital?

Where is an intrauterine insemination usually done? At a hospital?

Where is an IUI done: An intrauterine insemination (iui) is usually performed in a reproductive trained gynecologist's office.. The process requires about 45 min of lab work to prepare the sample, i usually do two washes to remove prostaglandins, which if left in the sample will cause severe uterine cramping. The procedure is not much more complicated than a routine vaginal exam. ...Read more

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Where is a brachytherapy usually done? At a hospital?

Where is a brachytherapy usually done? At a hospital?

Hospital: Brachytherapy is a form of radiation therapy to treat prostate cancer. It is a painful procedure and requires anesthesia. It also usually requires fluoroscopy (x-ray) which is available in the operating room. ...Read more

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Where is a testis microdissection usually done? At a hospital?

Where is a testis microdissection usually done? At a hospital?

Yes: Microscopic tese is a procedure performed for men who have testis failure. Microdissection tese is performed in the operating room with general anesthesia under the operating microscope. ...Read more

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Where is a liposuction usually done? At a hospital?

Where is a liposuction usually done? At a hospital?

Outpatient procedure: Currently liposuction usually involves tumescent anesthesia, which is a specialized locoregional anesthesia that also decreases risk of bleeding. There can also be IV sedation, oral sedation or general anesthesia with liposuction. You need to be monitored for all of these anesthetics. The procedure is performed in both outpatient surgical facilities & hospitals. ...Read more

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Where is an esophageal manomemetry usually done? At a hospital?

Where is an esophageal manomemetry usually done? At a hospital?

Where to get your EM: Esophageal manometry is a specialty test that typically is performed by a gastroenterologist in his office. Depending upon your locale, the gastroenterologist's practice setting, & if your town has a specialist who has a particular interest in disorders of esophageal function, you may be referred to a swallowing center located in a university or hospital where the equipment & staff are housed. ...Read more