The investigation and treatment of numerous issues of the kidneys and their seepage framework may require visual examination. The ureter is the tube that empties pee out of every kidney to the bladder. Ureteroscopy is a strategy in which a slender degree is passed through the urethra (urinary tube) and bladder, into the ureter at the kidney.

Ureteroscopy is performed frequently for evacuation of a kidney stone which has gotten trapped in the ureter. Examination and medicine of unexplained urinary draining or blockage of a ureter might additionally require ureteroscopy.