duodenoscopy

[dōō′ə-dn-ŏskə-pē, dōō-ŏd′n-ŏs-]

n.

The examination of the interior of the duodenum through an endoscope.

Nearby words

  1. duodenoenterostomy,
  2. duodenojejunal flexure,
  3. duodenojejunostomy,
  4. duodenolysis,
  5. duodenorrhaphy,
  6. duodenostomy,
  7. duodenotomy,
  8. duodenum,
  9. duologue,
  10. duomo


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