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laryngoscope

 [lah-ring´go-skōp]
an endoscope equipped with a light and mirrors for illumination and examination of the larynx.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

la·ryn·go·scope

(lă-ring'gō-skōp),
Any of several types of tubes, equipped with electrical lighting, used in examining or operating upon the interior of the larynx through the mouth.
[laryngo- + G. skopeō, to inspect]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

laryngoscope

(lə-rĭng′gə-skōp′, -rĭn′jə-)
n.
A tubular endoscope that is inserted into the larynx through the mouth and used for observing the interior of the larynx.

la·ryn′go·scop′ic (-skŏp′ĭk), la·ryn′go·scop′i·cal adj.
la·ryn′go·scop′i·cal·ly adv.
lar′yn·gos′co·py (lăr′ən-gŏs′kə-pē) n.
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la·ryn·go·scope

(lă-ring'gŏ-skōp)
Any of several types of hollow tubes, equipped with electric lighting, used in examining or operating on the interior of the larynx through the mouth.
[laryngo- + G. skopeō, to inspect]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Laryngoscope

A diagnostic instrument that is used to examine the interior of the larynx.
Mentioned in: Vocal Cord Paralysis
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

la·ryn·go·scope

(lă-ring'gŏ-skōp)
Any of several types of hollow tubes, equipped with electric lighting, used in examining or operating on the interior of the larynx through the mouth.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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