fetoscope

noun fe·to·scope \ ˈfē-tə-ˌskōp \

Definition of fetoscope

1 :an endoscope for visual examination of the pregnant uterus
2 :a stethoscope for listening to the fetal heartbeat

fetoscopy

play \fē-ˈtä-skə-pē\ noun

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First Known Use of fetoscope

1972


Medical Dictionary

fetoscope

noun fe·to·scope
variants: or chiefly British foetoscope play \ˈfēt-ə-ˌskōp\

medical Definition of fetoscope

1 :an endoscope for visual examination of the pregnant uterus
2 :a stethoscope for listening to the fetal heartbeat

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