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en·do·scope

 (ĕn′də-skōp′)
n.
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.

endoscope

(ˈɛndəʊˌskəʊp)
n
(Medicine) a long slender medical instrument used for examining the interior of hollow organs including the lung, stomach, bladder, and bowel
endoscopic adj
endoscopist n
enˈdoscopy n

en•do•scope

(ˈɛn dəˌskoʊp)

n.
a slender, tubular optical instrument used for examining the interior of a body cavity or hollow organ.
[1860–65]
en`do•scop′ic (-ˈskɒp ɪk) adj.
en•dos′co•pist (-ˈdɒs kə pɪst) n.
en•dos′co•py, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.endoscope - a long slender medical instrument for examining the interior of a bodily organ or performing minor surgery
arthroscope - a type of endoscope that is inserted into a joint for visual examination
colonoscope - an elongated fiberoptic endoscope for examining the entire colon from cecum to rectum
culdoscope - a specialized endoscope for visually examining a woman's pelvic organs
gastroscope - a type of endoscope for visually examining the stomach
laparoscope - a slender endoscope inserted through an incision in the abdominal wall in order to examine the abdominal organs or to perform minor surgery
medical instrument - instrument used in the practice of medicine
proctoscope - an endoscope for examining the rectum
flexible sigmoidoscope, sigmoidoscope - an endoscope (a flexible fiberoptic probe) for examining the sigmoid colon
Translations

endoscope

[ˈendəʊˌskəʊp] Nendoscopio m

endoscope

nEndoskop nt

en·do·scope

n. endoscopio, instrumento usado para examinar un órgano o una cavidad interior hueca.

endoscope

n endoscopio
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HD Duodenoscope is designed to help endoscopists visualize the mucosa in detail, identify abnormal tissue and locate the papilla for cannulation, offers the lightweight i10 Series Ergonomic Control Body for improved comfort and handling, as well as a redesigned elevator mechanism to enhance stability.
The plans, to be unveiled at the Britain Against Cancer conference, will also see an additional 200 clinical endoscopists - clinical experts who use tiny cameras on a long, thin, flexible tube to investigate suspected cancers, such as bowel and stomach, inside the body.
The plans, unveiled at the Britain Against Cancer conference in London, will also see an additional 200 clinical endoscopists - clinical experts who use tiny cameras on a long, thin, flexible tube to investigate suspected cancers, such as bowel and stomach, inside the body.
Mohammad Al-Jarallah inaugurates the first conference of Arab endoscopists.
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6% between endoscopists at a single clinical practice (9) and 13% to 32% among several endoscopists performing at Dutch academic and nonacademic hospitals (12) have been reported.
Mehnaz Shafi from United States who made numerous presentations at the Pakistan Society of Gastroenterology's 33rd Annual Conference also discussed Ergonomics of Endoscopy and injury to the endoscopists at one of the sessions on March 11, 2017.
The guide also suggests the use of a transparent cap that is commonly used by expert endoscopists working at a small number of tertiary reference centers for endoscopic submucosal dissection.
Standards to be followed during post-graduate endoscopy practice should be defined, and endoscopy centers and endoscopists should be accredited.
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