adjective see bronchoscope

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bronchoscopic — bron·cho·scop·ic .bräŋ kə skäp ik adj of, relating to, or performed by bronchoscopy or the use of a bronchoscope <a bronchoscopic biopsy> * * * bron·cho·scop·ic (brong″ko skopґik) pertaining to bronchoscopy or to the bronchoscope …   Medical dictionary

  • bronchoscopic — See bronchoscope. * * * …   Universalium

  • bronchoscopic — adjective Of or pertaining to bronchoscopy …   Wiktionary

  • bronchoscopic — broncho·scop·ic …   English syllables

  • bronchoscopic — adjective of or relating to an instrument for examining the interior of the bronchi • Pertains to noun: ↑bronchoscope • Derivationally related forms: ↑bronchoscope * * * adjective see bronchoscope I * * * bronchoscopˈic or bronchoscopˈical …   Useful english dictionary

  • bronchoscopic spirometry — bronchospirometry …   Medical dictionary

  • bronchoscopic smear — noun any of several cytologic smears obtained from different parts of the lower respiratory tract; used for cytologic study of cancer and other diseases of the lungs • Syn: ↑lower respiratory tract smear, ↑sputum smear • Hypernyms: ↑smear,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bronchoscope — bronchoscopic /brong keuh skop ik/, adj. bronchoscopist /brong kos keuh pist/, n. /brong keuh skohp /, n. Med. a lighted, flexible tubular instrument that is inserted into the trachea for diagnosis and for removing inhaled objects. [1895 1900;… …   Universalium

  • smear — A thin specimen for examination; it is usually prepared by spreading material uniformly onto a glass slide, fixing it, and staining it before examination. alimentary tract s. a group of …   Medical dictionary

  • bronchoscope — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1899 a usually flexible endoscope for inspecting or passing instruments into the bronchi (as to obtain tissue for biopsy) • bronchoscopic adjective • bronchoscopist noun • bronchoscopy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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