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cystoscopy

[si-stos-kuh-pee] /sɪˈstɒs kə pi/
noun, plural cystoscopies. Medicine/Medical
1.
an examination by means of a cystoscope.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; cysto- + -scopy
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Examples for cystoscopy
  • The urine sample can also be collected during an examination of the inside of your bladder called cystoscopy.
Word Origin and History for cystoscopy
n.

1910, from Greek kystis "bladder, pouch" + -oscopy (see -scope).

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