cystoscopy

[si-stos-kuh-pee]
noun, plural cystoscopies. Medicine/Medical.
an examination by means of a cystoscope.

Origin:
1905–10; cysto- + -scopy

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cystoscope (ˈsɪstəˌskəʊp)
 
n
a slender tubular medical instrument for examining the interior of the urethra and urinary bladder
 
cystoscopic
 
adj
 
cystoscopy
 
n

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cystoscopy
1910, from Gk. kystis "bladder, pouch" + -oscopy.
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The urine sample can also be collected during an examination of the inside of your bladder called cystoscopy.
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