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capillaroscopy

noun cap·il·la·ros·co·py \ ˌkap-ə-lə-ˈräs-kə-pē \
variants: also capillarioscopy play \-ˌler-ē-ˈäs-\

medical Definition of capillaroscopy

plural -pies
:diagnostic examination of capillaries, especially of the nail beds, with a microscope

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