peritoneoscopy


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peritoneoscopy

(ˌpɛrɪtənɪˈɒskəpɪ)
n, pl -pies
(Medicine) med an endoscopy examining the peritoneal cavity
Translations

per·i·to·ne·os·co·py

n. peritoneoscopía, examen delperitoneo por medio de un peritoneoscopio. V.: laparoscopy
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Diagnostic laparoscopy was introduced for the first time by Kelling in 1901 who performed first peritoneoscopy in dog and called it celioscopy.
1937--Hope suggested use of peritoneoscopy in differential diagnosis of ectopic gestation and reported 10 cases of ectopic gestation.
Kelling, a surgeon, performed peritoneoscopy (celioscopy) simultaneously with Dimitrij Oscarovic Ott and Hans Christian Jacobeus (10-12).
Symptoms and investigative findings in 145 patients with tuberculous peritonitis diagnosed by peritoneoscopy and biopsy over a five year period.