culdoscopy

noun
cul·​dos·​co·​py | \ ˌkəl-ˈdäs-kə-pē, ˌku̇l- How to pronounce culdoscopy (audio) \
plural culdoscopies

Medical Definition of culdoscopy

: a technique for endoscopic visualization and minor operative procedures on the female pelvic organs in which the instrument is introduced through a puncture in the wall of the pouch of Douglas

Other Words from culdoscopy

culdoscopic \ ˌkəl-​də-​ˈskäp-​ik, ˌku̇l-​ How to pronounce culdoscopic (audio) \ adjective

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“Culdoscopy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/culdoscopy. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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