esophagoscopy

[ ĭ-sŏf′ə-gŏskə-pē ]

n.

Examination of the interior of the esophagus by means of an esophagoscope.

Nearby words

  1. esophagomyotomy,
  2. esophagoplasty,
  3. esophagoplication,
  4. esophagoptosis,
  5. esophagoscope,
  6. esophagospasm,
  7. esophagostenosis,
  8. esophagostomy,
  9. esophagotomy,
  10. esophagus


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