chromatoscopy

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chromatoscopy

the study of stars through a telescope in which the star appears as a ring of light, in order to observe the star’s scintillation. — chromatoscope, n.
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Video colonoscopy and chromoscopy in diagnostics of flat adenomas of colon," Russian Journal of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Coloproctology, Vol.
22) However, colonoscopy has the advantage of using special techniques such as high-magnification chromoscopy and dye spraying that CTC does not.
The sensitivity of high-magnification colonoscopy with violet blue chromoscopy and pit-pattern analysis for distinguishing neoplastic from nonneoplastic lesions in 1,850 colonoscopy patients was 98%; specificity was 92%.