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thoracoscope

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noun tho·ra·co·scope \thə-ˈrāk-ə-ˌskōp, -ˈrak-\

Medical Definition of thoracoscope

  1. :  an endoscope that is inserted through a puncture in the chest wall in an intercostal space (as for the visual examination of the chest cavity)

thoracoscopic

\thə-ˌrāk-ə-ˈskäp-ik, -ˌrak-\play play adjective

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