virtual colonoscopy

noun

Definition of virtual colonoscopy

: colonography

called also virtual colonography

First Known Use of virtual colonoscopy

1994, in the meaning defined above

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“Virtual colonoscopy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/virtual%20colonoscopy. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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virtual colonoscopy

noun
vir·​tu·​al colonoscopy | \ ˈvərch-(ə-)wəl- How to pronounce virtual colonoscopy (audio) \
variants: also virtual colonography

Medical Definition of virtual colonoscopy

: colonography The study compared virtual colonography, which involves the use of CT scans, against the standard method, which involves snaking a camera up the intestine.The Belleville (Illinois) News-Democrat, 21 Oct. 2008

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