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tracheoscopy

 [tra″ke-os´kah-pe]
inspection of the interior of the trachea. adj., adj tracheoscop´ic.
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tra·che·os·co·py

(trā-kē-os'kŏ-pē),
Inspection of the interior of the trachea.
[tracheo- + G. skopeō, to examine]
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tracheoscopy

(trā′kē-ŏs′kə-pē)
n. pl. tracheosco·pies
Examination of the interior of the trachea, as with a bronchoscope.

tra′che·o·scop′ic (-ə-skŏp′ĭk) adj.
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tra·che·os·co·py

(trā'kē-os'kŏ-pē)
Inspection of the interior of the trachea.
[tracheo- + G. skopeō, to examine]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

tra·che·os·co·py

(trā'kē-os'kŏ-pē)
Inspection of the interior of the trachea.
[tracheo- + G. skopeō, to examine]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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