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anoscope

 [a´no-skōp]
a speculum or endoscope used in direct visual examination of the anal canal.
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a·no·scope

(ā'nō-skōp), Avoid the mispelling/mispronunciation anuscope.
A short speculum for examining the anal canal and lower rectum.
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anoscope

(ā′nə-skōp′)
n.
A short speculum for examining the anal canal and lower rectum.

a′no·scop′ic (-skŏp′ĭk) adj.
a·nos′co·py (ā-nŏs′kə-pē) n.
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anoscope

A small, rigid metal tube inserted into the anus for viewing the anal mucosa.
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anoscope

A metal tube inserted into the anus for viewing the anal mucosa. Cf Colonoscope, Rectoscope.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

a·no·scope

(ā'nō-skōp)
A short speculum for examining the anal canal and lower rectum.
Compare: proctoscope
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anoscope

See PROCTOSCOPE.
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