examination of the interior of the trachea, as with a laryngoscope.
- tra·che·o·scop·ic [trey-kee-uh-skop-ik], /ˌtreɪ ki əˈskɒp ɪk/, adjective
- tra·che·os·co·pist, noun
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How to use tracheoscopy in a sentence
I decided to give the boy an ansthetic and perform tracheoscopy.
Three months later there was some return of the dyspnœa, and tracheoscopy was again performed.
The examination may also be made through a tracheotomy wound—direct lower tracheoscopy.Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. | Alexander Miles
This procedure is described as direct upper tracheoscopy and bronchoscopy.Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. | Alexander Miles