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abdominoscopy (s) (noun) (no pl)
An examination of the abdominal cavity and its contents: When Gregory was in hospital an abdominoscopy
was performed using an endoscope to detect a possible disease in the stomach region.
The abdominoscopy is a direct examination of the abdominal organs by endoscopy, peritoneoscopy, or laparoscopy, which is an optical instrument that uses a single puncture allowing the examination of the organs of the abdominal cavity and peritoneum within the limits defined by the length of the optical system.
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abdomin-, abdomino-, abdomen-
scopo-, scop-, scept-, skept-, -scope-, -scopy, -scopia, -scopic, -scopist