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A slender, tubular instrument, such as an arthroscope or laparoscope, that is inserted into a body cavity or part for the purpose of visual examination, diagnosis, or surgical treatment.

en′do·scop′ic (-skŏp′ĭk) adj.
en′do·scop′ic·al·ly adv.
en·dos′co·py (ĕn-dŏs′kə-pē) n.


(Medicine) from an endoscopic point of view
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Out of a total of 277 patients examined endoscopically, 188 were biopsied.
GI Dynamics is the developer of EndoBarrier, the first endoscopically delivered device therapy approved for the treatment of type 2 diabetes and obesity.
Flushing is also often successful, however some will need to be removed endoscopically, he said.
The company said the Elation Pulmonary Dilation Balloon is used to endoscopically dilate strictures of the trachea or bronchi.
The patient was taken to the operating room for urgent microdirect laryngoscopy (figure 2), and the Gore-Tex implant was removed endoscopically (figure 3) with a brief induction of general anesthesia.
WASHINGTON -- Endoscopically placed devices that include intragastric balloons and gastrointestinal liners are being evaluated for the treatment of obesity and could eventually fill some of the current void in treatment options that fall between lifestyle changes and surgical treatments.
As she had chronic inflammatory granulomatous tissue, an attempt to remove the denture endoscopically failed.
This edition has new chapters on anterior skull base surgery, the pathophysiology of rhinosinusitis, preserving and improving the sense of smell, applied anatomy, the endoscopically assisted bimanual operating technique, transorbital surgery, and interdisciplinary teamwork.
5) The association between BE and adenocarcinoma is the principal factor that drives physicians to evaluate GERD patients endoscopically.
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Angiographic embolization is the best alternative option in poor surgical candidates with endoscopically unmanageable gastrointestinal bleeding; mainly after two unsuccessful endoscopic attempts.

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