resectoscope

[ rĭ-sĕktə-skōp′ ]

n.

A surgical instrument for performing a resection without an opening or incision other than that made by the instrument.

Nearby words

  1. reseat,
  2. reseau,
  3. resect,
  4. resectable,
  5. resection,
  6. reseda,
  7. reselect,
  8. resell,
  9. resemblance,
  10. resemblant


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