celioscopy


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Noun1.celioscopy - endoscopic examination of the abdomen through the abdominal wall
endoscopy - visual examination of the interior of a hollow body organ by use of an endoscope
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We perform ultrasounds, endoscopy, and celioscopy in our hospital.
[1] Diagnostic laparoscopy was first performed in 1901 by Killing in a dog which was called "Celioscopy." [2] A Swedish Internist named Jacobaeuse, it is credited with performing the first diagnostic laparoscopy on humans in 1910.
Diagnostic laparoscopy was introduced for the first time by Kelling in 1901 who performed first peritoneoscopy in dog and called it celioscopy. However first diagnostic laparoscopy in human was performed in 1910 by Swedish internist Jacobaeusc.