gastrocamera

gastrocamera

 [gas″tro-kam´er-ah]
a small camera which can be passed down the esophagus to photograph the inside of the stomach.

gastrocamera

[gas′trōkam′ərə]
a small camera that can be lowered into the stomach through the esophagus and retrieved after recording images of the stomach lining.

gastrocamera

An obsolete device in the pre-fibroptic endoscopy era consisting of a lens system with photographic capabilities, which was passed in the stomach to examine the mucosa.

gastrocamera

a small camera which can be passed down the esophagus to photograph the inside of the stomach.
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Contract award notice: delivery gastrocamera, colonoscopy for iml sp.
The relative value of the Olympus Model Gt-5 Gastrocamera and Olympus Model Gi-F Gastrocamera Fiberscope.
Since its development of the gastrocamera in the 1950s, Olympus has played a crucial role in the advancement of GI endoscopy and the gastroenterology profession as a whole.
Olympus developed the first gastrocamera in 1950, and has since developed a wide range of fiberscopes and videoscopes for direct internal observation of the human body.
Contract notice: Delivery gastrocamera, colonoscopy for iml sp.
The joint venture comes 60 years after Olympus developed the first gastrocamera.
Its development of the world's first gastrocamera more than 50 years ago led to the creation of the endoscopy field.
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