oesophagoscope

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oesophagoscope

(iːˈsɒfəɡəʊˌskəʊp) or

esophagoscope

n
(Medicine) med an instrument for examining the oesophagus
oesophagoscopy, esophagoscopy n
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Noun1.oesophagoscope - an optical instrument for examining the inside of the esophagus
optical instrument - an instrument designed to aid vision
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Procedures involved in foreign body removal: evaluation under microscope, fibre-optic laryngoscopy, direct laryngoscopy, oesophagoscopy, and hypopharyngoscopy were noted.
Methods: This retrospective chart review was conducted at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, and comprised medical charts of patients who had undergone oesophagoscopy for removal of fish and chicken bone from 1990 to 2015.
The patient was taken to theatre, where oesophagoscopy revealed a tight oesophageal stricture but no visible foreign body.
Direct laryngoscopy and oesophagoscopy are traditional methods of removal of foreign bodies of upper aerodigestive tract.
1) or during direct visualization by flexible oesophagoscopy (Fig.
Native or contrast radiographic examination is done to show the place where food is impacted on its way through the oesophagus, to plan further intervention and to decide whether to perform oesophagoscopy, and if so, what size tube to use to extract the foreign body.
The transnasal oesophagoscopy procedure means patients can avoid having general anaesthetic and undergoing an operation to take a tissue sample.
The upper oesophagoscopy was limited to 20 centimetres (cm) due to mucosal oedema.
The risk-benefit ratio for TOE should be considered and preoperative oesophagoscopy may be useful when the risk of trauma is unclear.