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proctoscope

 [prok´to-skōp]
a speculum or tubular instrument with illumination for inspecting the rectum.

proc·to·scope

(prok'tō-skōp),
A rectal speculum.
Synonym(s): rectoscope
[procto- + G. skopeō, to view]

proctoscope

/proc·to·scope/ (prok´to-skōp) a speculum or tubular instrument with illumination for inspecting the rectum.

proctoscope

(prŏk′tə-skōp′)
n.
An instrument consisting of a tube or speculum equipped with a light, used to examine the rectum.

proc′to·scop′ic (-skŏp′ĭk) adj.
proc·tos′co·py (-tŏs′kə-pē) n.

proctoscope

[prok′təskōp′]
Etymology: Gk, proktos + skopein, to look
an instrument used to examine the rectum and the distal part of the colon. It consists of a light mounted on a tube or speculum. Compare sigmoidoscope.

proctoscope

Anoscope A rigid, 5-8 cm in length by 2 cm in diameter metal or plastic tube inserted per rectum to examine the anorectal mucosa

proc·to·scope

(prok'tŏ-skōp)
A rectal speculum.
Synonym(s): rectoscope.
[procto- + G. skopeō, to view]

Proctoscope

An instrument consisting of a thin tube with a light source, used to examine the inside of the rectum.
Mentioned in: Dysentery

proctoscope

a speculum or tubular instrument with illumination for inspecting the rectum.
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The contract is for the supply of medical products, including specialist for Electrophysiology Laboratory, specialized for Hemodynamic Laboratory, as well as other medical devices (tubes proctoscope, tourniquets, pressure ramps, Inflators, retractor teczEwkowy, ultrafilters, gripping pliers reusable endoscope) for the Regional Jelenia GEra Valley Hospital Center in Jelenia GEra, according to a list of range-quantitative (Appendix 1) and divided into 11 tasks, ie .
Proctoscope adult size Reusable, stainless steel with obturator,
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The examination area should have available a range of proctoscopes, rigid sigmoidoscopes, haemorrhoidal banding, probes, local anaesthetic and instrumentation to allow excision of cutaneous pathology such as perianal haematomas, small skin tags, banding of haemorrhoids, simple haemorrhoidectomy, low fistulotomy, sphincterotomy and excision of anal warts, abscess drainage, etc.
Contract notice: self-illuminating rigid disposable sigmoidoscopes and self-illuminating rigid disposable proctoscopes.