Definition of arthroscope
: a fiber-optic instrument surgically inserted through an incision near a joint (as the knee) and used to visually examine the joint interior
arthroscopicplay \ˌär-thrə-ˈskä-pik\ adjective
First Known Use of arthroscope
Medical Definition of arthroscope
: an endoscope that is inserted through an incision near a joint (as the knee) and is used for the visual examination, diagnosis, and treatment of the interior of a joint
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