thorascope

Related to thorascope: thoracoscope

thorascope

A special type of endoscope used to examine the lung cavity.
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The cash was used by doctors to purchase a thorascope which is a minimally invasive, or keyhole, method of diagnosing and treating patients with cancer, infection and inflammatory changes in the lung.
The surgeon registers voice commands into a voice card, and the thorascope is connected with a robotic arm.