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fetoscope

 [fe´to-skōp]
1. a specially designed stethoscope for listening to the fetal heart beat.
2. an endoscope for viewing the fetus in utero.

fe·to·scope

(fē'tō-skōp),
1. A fiberoptic endoscope used in fetology.
2. A stethoscope designed for listening to fetal heart sounds.

fetoscope

/fe·to·scope/ (fēt´ah-skōp)
1. a specially designed stethoscope for listening to the fetal heart beat.
2. an endoscope for viewing the fetus in utero.

fetoscope

(fē′tə-skōp′)
n.
1. A flexible fiber-optic device used to view a fetus in utero.
2. A stethoscope designed for listening to a fetal heartbeat.

fe·tos′co·py (fē-tŏs′kə-pē) n.

fetoscope

[fē′təskōp′]
Etymology: L, fetus + Gk, skopein, to look
a stethoscope for monitoring the fetal heartbeat through the mother's abdomen.
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Fetoscope

fe·to·scope

(fē'tō-skōp)
1. A fiberoptic endoscope used in fetology.
2. A stethoscope designed for listening to fetal heart sounds.

Fetoscope

A fiber-optic instrument for viewing the fetus inside the uterus.
Mentioned in: Prenatal Surgery

fetoscope

1. a specially designed stethoscope for listening to the fetal heartbeat.
2. an endoscope for viewing the fetus in utero.
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