Visualization of the intraluminal portion of the uterine tubes, usually by radiograph or with an endoscope.
[salpingo- + G. skopeō, to view]
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salpingoscopyGynecology A method for evaluating uterotubal pathology, in which a fiberoptic endoscope–salpingoscope is inserted through the cervical canal and the uterus and fallopian tubes are visualized directly. Cf Electronic fluorography, Hysterosalpingography.
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Microendoscopic examination of the inside of the fallopian tubes, e.g., to diagnose or treat obstruction, adhesions, or other diseases and conditions.
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