angioscope


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angioscope

 [an´je-o-skōp″]
1. a fiberoptic catheter for viewing the inside of a blood vessel.
2. a microscope for observing capillary blood vessels.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·gi·o·scope

(an'jē-ō-skōp),
A modified microscope for studying the capillary vessels and a scope used for viewing larger vessels.
[angio- + G. skopeō, to view]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

an·gi·o·scope

(an'jē-ō-skōp)
A modified microscope for studying the capillary vessels and a scope used for viewing larger vessels.
[angio- + G. skopeō, to view]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

angioscope

An optical instrument used to examine the interior of blood vessels.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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