proctoscopy

proctoscopy

[prok-tos-kuh-pee]
noun, plural proctoscopies.
examination by means of a proctoscope.

Origin:
1895–1900; procto- + -scopy

proctoscopist, noun
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proctoscope (ˈprɒktəˌskəʊp)
 
n
a medical instrument for examining the rectum
 
proctoscopic
 
adj
 
proctoscopy
 
n

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