Medical Dictionary

sigmoidoscopy

noun sig·moid·os·co·py \ˌsig-ˌmi-ˈdäs-kə-pē\
plural sig·moid·os·co·pies

Medical Definition of SIGMOIDOSCOPY

:  the process of using a sigmoidoscope—called also proctosigmoidoscopy
sig·moid·o·scop·ic \-də-ˈskäp-ik\ adjective

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