culdoscope


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culdoscope

 [kul´do-skōp]
an endoscope used in culdoscopy.

cul·do·scope

(kŭl'dō-skōp),
Endoscopic instrument used in culdoscopy.

culdoscope

[kul′dəskōp′]
an endoscope with an attached light that can be inserted through the posterior wall of the vagina for examination of the pelvic viscera.
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Culdoscope

cul·do·scope

(kŭl'dŏ-skōp)
Endoscopic instrument used in culdoscopy.

culdoscope

An examining instrument used to inspect the female pelvic organs. It is passed through the vagina and then through a perforation in the cul-de-sac (FORNIX) behind the CERVIX into the pouch behind the womb. Pelvic endoscopy is now more commonly performed through the abdominal wall (LAPAROSCOPY).

culdoscope

an endoscope used in culdoscopy.