angioscope
A modified microscope for studying the capillary vessels and a scope used for viewing larger vessels. [angio- + G. skopeo, to view]

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an·gio·scope (anґje-o-skōp″) [angio- + -scope] 1. a fiberoptic catheter for viewing the inside of a blood vessel. 2. a microscope for observing capillary blood vessels.

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  • Angioscope — An gi*o*scope ([a^]n j[i^]*[ o]*sk[=o]p), n. [Angio + scope.] An instrument for examining the capillary vessels of animals and plants. Morin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • angioscope — ● angioscope nom masculin Loupe binoculaire à éclairage direct, permettant l observation des vaisseaux capillaires in vivo et sans prélèvement …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • angioscope — noun a modified microscope used to study capillary vessels • Hypernyms: ↑microscope * * * angioscope (ˈændʒɪəʊskəʊp, ænˈdʒaɪəskəʊp) [f. angio + σκοπος viewing: see scope.] An instrument for the minute examination of the capillary vessels of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • angioscope — n. 1) a modified microscope used to study capillaries. 2) a narrow flexible endoscope used to examine the interior of blood vessels …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • angioscopy — 1. Visualization with a microscope of the passage of substances ( e.g., contrast media, radiopaque agents) through capillaries after intravenous injection. 2. Visualization of the interior of blood vessel s, especially the pulmonary …   Medical dictionary

  • angioscop — ANGIOSCÓP s. n. aparat folosit în angioscopie. (< fr. angioscope) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • ангиоскоп — Медицинский эндоскоп, вводимый во время операции через разрез стенки крупных кровеносных сосудов для исследования их внутренней поверхности. [ГОСТ 18305 83 (СТ СЭВ 3928 82)] Тематики эндоскопы медицинские EN angioscope DE Angioskop …   Справочник технического переводчика

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