Medical Dictionary

celioscopy

noun ce·li·os·co·py
variants: or chiefly British

coelioscopy

\ˌsē-lē-ˈäs-kə-pē\play

Medical Definition of celioscopy

plural

celioscopies

  1. :  examination of the abdominal cavity by surgical insertion of an endoscope through the abdominal wall


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