* * *ce·li·os·co·py or chiefly Brit coe·li·os·co·py .sē-lē-'äs-kə-pē n, pl -pies examination of the abdominal cavity by surgical insertion of an endoscope through the abdominal wall
* * *ce·li·os·co·py (se″le-osґkə-pe) laparoscopy.
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celioscopy — n. X ray examination of the abdomen … English contemporary dictionary
celioscopy — noun endoscopic examination of the abdomen through the abdominal wall • Hypernyms: ↑endoscopy … Useful english dictionary
celioscope — celioscopy /see lee os keuh pee/, n. /see lee euh skohp /, n. Med. celoscope. * * * … Universalium
celioscope — celioscopy /see lee os keuh pee/, n. /see lee euh skohp /, n. Med. celoscope … Useful english dictionary
Georg Kelling — (July 7 1866 1945) was a German internist and surgeon who was born in Dresden. He studied medicine at the Universities of Leipzig and Berlin. He earned his medical doctorate in 1890, and later worked as a physician at the city hospital in Dresden … Wikipedia
laparoscopy — Examination of the contents of the abdominopelvic cavity with a laparoscope passed through the abdominal wall. SEE ALSO: peritoneoscopy. SYN: abdominoscopy.L. first became clinically practicable with the development of fiberoptics in the 1960s… … Medical dictionary
peritoneoscopy — Examination of the contents of the peritoneum with a peritoneoscope passed through the abdominal wall. See laparoscopy. SYN: celioscopy, ventroscopy. * * * peri·to·ne·os·co·py .per ət ən .ē äs kə pē n … Medical dictionary
coeliac — coeliac, coelioscopy, coeliotomy chiefly Brit var of CELIAC, CELIOSCOPY, CELIOTOMY * * * adj. of or relating to the abdominal region. The coeliac trunk is a branch of the abdominal aorta supplying the stomach, spleen, liver, and gall bladder. * * … Medical dictionary
endoscopy — noun visual examination of the interior of a hollow body organ by use of an endoscope • Derivationally related forms: ↑endoscopic • Hypernyms: ↑examination, ↑scrutiny • Hyponyms: ↑celioscopy, ↑colonoscopy, ↑ … Useful english dictionary