hysteroscope

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noun hys·ter·o·scope \ˈhi-stə-rō-ˌskōp\

Definition of hysteroscope

  1. :  an endoscope used for hysteroscopy

First Known Use of hysteroscope

1860


Medical Dictionary

hysteroscope

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noun hys·ter·o·scope \ˈhis-tə-rō-ˌskōp\

Medical Definition of hysteroscope

  1. :  an endoscope used for the visual examination of the cervix and interior of the uterus

hysteroscopic

\ˌhis-tə-rō-ˈskäp-ik\play adjective

hysteroscopy

\ˌhis-tə-ˈräs-kə-pē\play noun plural

hysteroscopies


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