amnioscopy


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am·ni·os·co·py

(am'nē-os'kō-pē),
Examination of the amniotic fluid in the lowest part of the amniotic sac by means of an endoscope introduced through the cervical canal.
[amnio- + G. skopeō, to view]

amnioscopy

(ăm′nē-ŏs′kə-pē)
n. pl. amniosco·pies
Examination of the amniotic cavity and fetus using an optical instrument that is inserted directly into the amniotic cavity.

am′ni·o·scope′ (-ə-skōp′) n.

amnioscopy

[am′nē·os′kəpē]
a direct visual examination of the fetus and amniotic fluid with an endoscope that is inserted into the amniotic cavity through the uterine cervix or an incision in the abdominal wall.

am·ni·os·co·py

(am'nē-os'kŏ-pē)
Examination of the amnionic fluid in the lowest part of the amnion by means of an endoscope introduced through the cervical canal.
[amnio- + G. skopeō, to view]

amnioscopy

Endoscopic examination of the amniotic cavity.