Noun Abdominoscopy Definition and Examples


Noun:

Abdominoscopy

Pronunciation:

/əbˌdɒmɪˈnɒskəpi//abˌdɒmɪˈnɒskəpi/

Definition:
1.

noun

Originally: examination of the abdomen by visual inspection or by other standard methods of physical examination (palpation, percussion, etc.) (now disused). In later use: endoscopic examination of the abdominal cavity.
    ((n.) Examination of the abdomen to detect abdominal disease.)


    Origin:
    Early 19th century. From abdomino- + -scopy, after French abdominoscopie.

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