colposcopy

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col·pos·co·py

 (kŏl-pŏs′kə-pē)
n. pl. col·pos·co·pies
Examination of the vaginal and cervical epithelia by means of a colposcope.

[Greek kolpos, vagina, womb + -scopy.]
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col·pos·co·py

n. colposcopía, examen de la vagina y del cuello uterino a través de un colposcopio.
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colposcopy

n (pl -pies) colposcopia
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"I will be able to follow up women with abnormal smears through my colcoscopy work at the hospital." McPherson is now working with the Auckland DHB to find where her new role can be best placed and used.