proctosigmoidoscopy

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proctosigmoidoscopy

(prok″to-sig″moi-dos┬┤kә-pe) examination of the rectum and the sigmoid colon with the sigmoidoscope.
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proctosigmoidoscopy

An examination of the rectum and the lower part of the colon using a thin, lighted instrument called a sigmoidoscope. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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proctosigmoidoscopy

Examination of the lower colon using a sigmoidoscope, inserted into the rectum. A sigmoidoscope is a thin, tube-like instrument with a light and a lens for viewing. It may also have a tool to remove tissue to be checked under a microscope for signs of disease. Also called sigmoidoscopy.
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proctosigmoidoscopy

proctosigmoidoscopy The examination of the rectum and sigmoid with the sigmoidoscope.
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Proctosigmoidoscopy

Proctosigmoidoscopy: See: Sigmoidoscopy.
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proctosigmoidoscopy

Type: Term Pronunciation: prok′tō-sig′moy-dos′kŏ-pē Definitions: 1. Direct inspection through a sigmoidoscope of the rectum and sigmoid colon.
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