amnioscopy

noun
am·​ni·​os·​co·​py | \ ˌam-nē-ˈäs-kə-pē How to pronounce amnioscopy (audio) \
plural amnioscopies

Medical Definition of amnioscopy

: visual observation of the amnion and its contents by means of an endoscope

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“Amnioscopy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/amnioscopy. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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