endoscope endoscope


  • (n) a long slender medical instrument for examining the interior of a bodily organ or performing minor surgery


  1. Or they can be retrieved by a wire basket threaded through the endoscope and extracted from the mouth of the sedated patient.
  2. As contractions move it along, the mini-endoscope transmits detailed color images to a belt worn by the patient; then they're downloaded to a computer.


  1. Mobile Aspects Receives Patent for RFID-enabled Endoscope Tracking System

    Mobile Aspects has been awarded a patent for its iRIScope cabinet that uses RFID-enabled technology to prevent the spread of infection through flexible endoscopes, as well as track
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Endoscopes Not Always Cleaned Properly: Study

    Title: Endoscopes Not Always Cleaned Properly: Study Category: Health News Created: 6/13/2013 6:36:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 6/14/2013 12:00:00 AM
    on June 15, 2013     Source: MedicineNet.com

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