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o·to·scope

 (ō′tə-skōp′)
n.
An instrument for examining the interior of the ear, especially the eardrum, consisting essentially of a magnifying lens and a light.
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otoscope

(ˈəʊtəʊˌskəʊp)
n
(Medicine) another name for auriscope
otoscopic adj
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otoscope

A tool for examining the inside of the outer ear canal and eardrum by the shining of a light.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.otoscope - medical instrument consisting of a magnifying lens and lightotoscope - medical instrument consisting of a magnifying lens and light; used for examining the external ear (the auditory meatus and especially the tympanic membrane)
medical instrument - instrument used in the practice of medicine
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Translations

o·to·scope

n. otoscopio, instrumento para examinar el oído.
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otoscope

n otoscopio
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Prosecutor Anthony Cheung said that while at the hospital, Kakrodi became agitated and took an otoscope from the wall.
As vets we are commonly presented with dogs with ear infections, which without examining with an otoscope would go undiagnosed.
After taking a quick look in my ear canal with his otoscope instrument, he asked me, 'Are you using cotton-tipped applicators to clean your ears?'
Ear examination was carried out by wireless digital video otoscope and diagnosis was made by observing changes in ear canal from normal.
Specsavers Audiologists provide customers with an all-encompassing ear health check using a video otoscope.
HealthSpot's cloud-based telehealth software enables users to interact privately with health care providers in a 40-squarefoot kiosk using high-definition videoconferencing and biometric medical devices, including a stethoscope, an otoscope, a pulse oximeter and a magnascope.
of the eardrum taken using an otoscope -- an instrument used in the medical
If the ear remains blocked, you should consult your doctor who will use a viewing instrument (an otoscope) to inspect your ear canal in depth.
In essence, the clip-on gadget turns a smartphone into an otoscope, the tool that physicians use to look into the ear and examine a patient's eardrum.
I inserted the otoscope farther into the canal and observed a single insect leg sticking out from the grey mass.
ORLANDO -- A novel smartphone otoscope attachment provides clear, transmittable images of the ear drum or tympanic membrane, and could revolutionize the approach to diagnosing and managing ear infections, according to Dr.