vaginoscopy

vag·i·nos·co·py

(vaj'i-nos'kŏ-pē),
Inspection of the vagina, usually with an instrument.

vaginoscopy

(văj′ə-nŏs′kə-pē)
n.
Examination of the vagina, usually by means of an endoscope.

vag·i·nos·co·py

(vaj'i-nos'kŏ-pē)
Inspection of the vagina, usually with an instrument.

vaginoscopy

viewing of the vaginal lining with a vaginoscope.
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Vaginoscopy has been described in the literature as far back as the 1950s and continues to be used for diagnosing vaginal endometriosis, pelvic floor mesh erosions, vaginal fistulas, and cervical pathology, for example, as well as excising vaginal lesions or longitudinal vaginal septums.
Vaginoscopy can be extremely helpful for evaluating patients who are morbidly obese and for whom standard office instruments are not adequately sized for visualization of the cervix.
Note: Vaginoscopy, a new technique, popularized in Italy, entails the insertion of a small-diameter rigid or flexible scope directly into the vagina without the use of a speculum, and then right into the cervix and uterus without the use of a tenaculum.