scopy


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scopy

Medtalk The examination of a tissue or body region with an endoscope. See Bronchoscopy, Colonscopy, Cystoscopy, Endoscopy, Hysteroscopy, Laser bronchoscopy, Mass spectroscopy, Rapid bronchoscopy, Salpingoscopy, Virtual colonoscopy.
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In comparison with this 63.6% (n=42) of the study subjects had normal UGI scopy findings, out of which 54.8% (n=23) had typical biliary colic and 45.2% (n=19) had atypical biliary colic.
A positive "end point sign" indicates treatment by arthro- scopy alone.
The owls, Tiago, a twoyear-old Little Owl, Scopy, a 10-week White-faced Scops, Tropicana, a 14week old Tropical Screech, Westie, a 14-week Western Scops, and Indie, a 14week Indian Screech, will be on hand, together with head falconer, Geoff Bates, to partner groups of children on walks each day.
Among the older effective tests were annual high-sensitivity fecal occult blood testing and flexible sigmoido scopy every five years with interim high-sensitivity fecal occult blood test at two to three years.
The scopy technique allows direct observations of skull and vertebral column movements and of detailed positioning of different body regions.
Her brother Robert, 14, came second in the 1m open on his scopy eight-year-old mare Banner Girl.
Scat Daddy is big and scopy and aggressive in the morning, while Circular Quay is smaller and wouldn't blow you away in the morning but does in the afternoon.
The procedural characteristics were as follows: scopy duration, 8.9 (6.7) min; procedure duration, 28.8 (18.9) min; mean treated lesions per patient, 1.3 (0.6); stems per patient, 1.1 (0.8); and area covered by the stent, 137.9 (96.8) [mm.sup.2].
Hence their solemn oath, sworn "on Scopy's book," never to be separated (134).
* * Western Technologies Chemical analysis of raw materials and rubber Micro- scopy Optical Electron Akron Polymer Laboratories, Inc.
'Papillon is a big scopy horse and a lovely ride, so I often sit up on him myself because he is safe and at 50, I don't feel like taking chances any more.'