Endoscopy

What Is It

Endoscopy means looking inside and typically refers to looking inside the body for medical reasons using an endoscope, an instrument used to examine the interior of a hollow organ or cavity of the body. Unlike most other medical imaging devices, endoscopes are inserted directly into the organ.

Uses

  • Gastrointestinal tract (GI tract)
  • Respiratory tract
  • Ear
  • Urinary tract
  • Female reproductive system (gynoscopy)
  • Closed body cavities (through small incision)
  • During pregnancy
  • Plastic surgery
  • Panendoscopy (or triple endoscopy)
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Endodontic surgery

 

Which Pump Is Needed

We would recommend the Basic suction pump. If large volumes of fluid are suctioned, the Dominant Flex at a setting of 60 l/min may be a good alternative.