fiberoptic endoscope

fiberscope.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • fiberscope — SYN: flexible endoscope. * * * fi·ber·scope or chiefly Brit fi·bre·scope fī bər .skōp n a flexible endoscope that utilizes fiber optics to transmit light and is used for visual examination of inaccessible areas (as the stomach) * * * fi·ber·scope …   Medical dictionary

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  • Colonoscope — A flexible, lighted instrument used to view the inside of the colon. * * * A long, flexible fiberoptic endoscope. * * * co·lon·o·scope kō län ə .skōp n a flexible endoscope for inspecting and passing instruments into the colon (as to obtain… …   Medical dictionary

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