an instrument for examining stained tissues of the cervix in situ.
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Special microscope for direct visual examination of the cervical tissue.
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colpomicroscope(kŏl″pō-mī′krō-skōp) [″ + mikros, small, + skopein, to view]
An instrument designed for the microscopic examination of the cervix. It has higher powers of magnification than a conventional colposcope.
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