ear speculum


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ear speculum

Etymology: AS, eare + L, speculum, mirror
a short, funnel-shaped tube attached to an otoscope for examining the ear canal.

ear speculum

A short, funnel-shaped tube, tubular or bivalve (the former being preferable), used to examine the external auditory canal and eardrum.
See also: speculum

Ear speculum

A cone- or funnel-shaped attachment for an otoscope which is inserted into the ear canal to examine the eardrum.