otoscopy

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oto- +‎ -scopy

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otoscopy (plural otoscopies)

  1. (medicine) The visual examination of the inner ear using an otoscope
    • 2002, John P. Santamaria & Thomas G. Abrunzo, “Ear and Nose Emergencies”, in Strange et al. editors, Pediatric Emergency Care[1], ISBN 0071369791, page 465:
      Uncooperative children must be adequately immobilized before otoscopy is attempted.

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