Flexible cystoscopy in men: is topical anaesthesia with lignocaine gel worthwhile?

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OBJECTIVE The value of 2% lignocaine gel as a topical anaesthetic for flexible cystoscopy in men was tested in a prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled trial. PATIENTS AND METHODS A total of 138 patients were entered into the study. Group A patients (n = 75) received 10 ml of 2% lignocaine gel intraurethrally whilst 10 ml of plain… (More)

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@article{Birch1994FlexibleCI, title={Flexible cystoscopy in men: is topical anaesthesia with lignocaine gel worthwhile?}, author={B. R. P. Birch and Parminder Ratan and Roland Morley and Jennifer Cumming and Christina J. Smart and Jacquie Jenkins}, journal={British journal of urology}, year={1994}, volume={73 2}, pages={155-9} }