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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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The doctor will diagnose using digital stethoscopes and otoscopes, while a medical assistant can do things such as process tests via an onsite lab or administer antibiotics for common ailments like strep throat.
ENT specialists now have video otoscopes so you can even see the area inside your ear as they examine it, like experts carrying out an expedition inside a dark cave with their head lamps.
Sheng said that her company focused on designing the system to be as simple as possible because, unlike thermometers, otoscopes are not medical devices that people are comfortable using yet.
The improved features of new otoscopes include remarkably better illumination.
Besides the telepresence and auto-navigation capabilities that you might expect, the unit can be integrated with live patient data from electronic medical records and can connect with diagnostic devices, such as otoscopes and ultrasound.
Advanced Monitors Corporation has introduced two new digital video otoscopes: the Tele-View EV-300 Wireless Video Otoscope and the Tele-View EV-400 Wired Video Otoscope.