culdoscopy


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Noun1.culdoscopy - endoscopic examination of a woman's pelvic organs by the insertion of a culdoscope through the vagina
endoscopy - visual examination of the interior of a hollow body organ by use of an endoscope
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cul·dos·co·py

n. culdoscopía, examen de la pelvis y la cavidad abdominal por medio del culdoscopio.
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1963--Clymen described operative culdoscopy, which he did under local anaesthesia.
Culdoscopy was a new procedure for pelvic visualization in gynaecology and it was claimed that the procedure was invaluable in the investigation of pelvic tumours, small ovarian disease, endometriosis, ectopic pregnancy and especially helpful in the detailed study of primary and secondary sterility in females.
The first mention of culdoscopy as an auxiliary method of diagnosis in gynaecology was made by professor Fernando del Corral from the Universidad del Valle.