Laryngoscopy
Laryngoscopy Lar`yn*gos"co*py, n. The art of using the laryngoscope; investigations made with the laryngoscope. [1913 Webster]

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  • laryngoscopy — [lar΄in gäs′kə pē] n. examination of the larynx by means of a laryngoscope laryngoscopic [lə riŋ΄gō skäp′ik, lə riŋ΄gəskäp′ik] adj. laryngoscopical …   English World dictionary

  • Laryngoscopy — Examination of the larynx with a mirror (indirect laryngoscopy) or with a laryngoscope (direct laryngoscopy). The laryngoscope is a flexible, lighted tube used to look at the inside of the larynx (the voice box). The laryngoscope is inserted… …   Medical dictionary

  • laryngoscopy — Examination of the larynx (voice box) with a mirror (indirect laryngoscopy) or with a laryngoscope (direct laryngoscopy) …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • laryngoscopy — noun see laryngoscope …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • laryngoscopy — /lar ing gos keuh pee/, n., pl. laryngoscopies. Med. an examination by means of a laryngoscope. [1860 65; LARYNGO + SCOPY] * * * …   Universalium

  • laryngoscopy — noun The examination of the throat using a laryngoscope …   Wiktionary

  • laryngoscopy — n. examination of the larynx by means of a laryngoscope (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • laryngoscopy — lar·yn·gos·co·py …   English syllables

  • laryngoscopy — n. examination of the larynx. This may be done indirectly using a small mirror or directly using a laryngoscope …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • laryngoscopy — noun see laryngoscope …   Useful english dictionary

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