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esophagoscope

 [ĕ-sof´ah-go-skōp″]
an endoscope for examination of the esophagus.

e·soph·a·go·scope

(ĕ-sof'ă-gō-skōp),
An endoscope for inspecting the interior of the esophagus.
[esophagus + G. skopeō, to examine]

e·soph·a·go·scope

(ĕ-sof'ă-gō-skōp)
An endoscope for inspecting the interior of the esophagus.
Synonym(s): oesophagoscope.
[esophagus + G. skopeō, to examine]
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Oesophagoscopy with rigid oesophagoscope is a reliable method for the extraction of food bolus from the oesophagus in elderly people.
The flexible endoscope is the most preferred method, an over tube conveys all the advantages of a rigid oesophagoscope, flexible endoscopy can most often be performed under local anesthesia in the outpatient setting and the patient recovers rapidly.