Urology is the practice of diagnosis, prevention and treatment of problems and diseases of the male and female urinary tract and reproductive system. Urology is considered a surgical subspecialty and requires study in internal medicine, pediatrics, and gynecology.
Bladder scanner is portable 3D ultrasound instruments to measure bladder volume. They provide accurate data to aid in the diagnosis of common urological conditions, to assess urinary retention, to help prevent unnecessary catheterization, and to reduce rates of catheter-associated urinary tract infection.
For the urologist, bladder scanner can assist in: