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Definition of the noun otoscopy

What does otoscopy mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: otoscopies

  1. [medicine] The visual examination of the inner ear using an otoscope

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Google previewMedical Terminology Basics (2010)

Programmed Instruction by Y. H. Hui

oTosCopy is an examination of the ear. Block Data anD answers Descriptions anD Questions 11-102 otomycosis (o¢-to-mi-ko-. CHAPTER 11 The sensory organs ...

Google previewEndoscopy, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Animal Practice 18-3, (2016)

by Stephen J. Divers

Video otoscopy is a valuable diagnostic and therapeutic tool for the complete evaluation of the external ear and tympanic membrane of exotic companion mammals.

Video otoscopy is an easy and simple technique requiring minimal training.

Google previewCleft Lip and Palate (2013)

Diagnosis and Management by Samuel Berkowitz

Otoscopy refers to examination of the eardrum or tympanic membrane using an otoscope and is part of any complete physical examination (Stool 2006). Tympanometry, an important adjunct to otoscopy, is a physiologic measure that provides ...

Google previewHandbook of Pediatric Otolaryngology (2011)

by Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology Professor of Head and Neck Surgery Nina L Shapiro, Nina L Shapiro

Otoscopy is an important part of the diagnostic evaluation, and pneumatic otoscopy is helpful to determine if the tympanic membrane is moving normally. A microscopic ear exam allows much improved depth perception and also allows for ...

Google previewExpert Guide to Otolaryngology (2001)

by Karen H. Calhoun

There is a wide range of transparency encountered in normal individuals, and pneumatic otoscopy is an important aid in visualizing the three-dimensional anatomy of the eardrum. Pearls and Pitfalls of the Head and Neck Examination Nose ...

Google previewConquering Otitis Media (1999)

An Illustrated Guide to Understanding, Treating, and Preventing Ear Infections by Charles D. Bluestone, Maria B. Bluestone

Otoscopy is a procedure used to determine if fluid is in the middle ear. The doctor uses an otoscope to examine the eardrum and some parts of the middle ear. Outer ear (pinna or auricle) is the cup-shaped structure on either side of the head ...

Google previewTextbook of Clinical Pediatrics (2012)

by A. Y. Elzouki, H. A. Harfi, F. B. Stapleton, H. Nazer, William Oh, R. J. Whitley

Pneumatic otoscopy is a multistep procedure designed to assess the TM response to both positive and negative pressure. The speculum is inserted into the ear with the no pressure on the bulb. Slight pressure is applied to the bulb to create ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Audiology (2016)

by Maryanne Maltby

otoscopy. The examination of the outer ear using an otoscope, which is a magnifying torch designed for viewing the eardrum. A funnelshaped speculum is attached to the torch in order to direct the light into the *external auditory meatus ( ear ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Biology (2003)

by S. Choudhary

osteopenia otoscopy osteopenia : Osteopenia is the condition of diffuse decrease in bone density. It is further categorized by histologic appearance of osteoporosis or osteomalacia. osteoporosis : Osteoporosis is a condition in which the ...

Google previewThe MIT Encyclopedia of Communication Disorders (2004)

by Raymond D. Kent, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Otoscopy can also be ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

otoscopy [o- tos'k-pe] examinationofthe external acoustic meatus with an otoscope. otospongiosis [o“to-spon“je-o'sis] the formation of spongy bonein the bonylabyrinth ofthe ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

Eurasit, Hurātaña, *H #1 HR = RR, WA R RET wra Hal Ha Otoscopy. Examination of the ear with otoscope. Eurasia; aurërëtut; *TH & GIRT HOHT Ototomy. The dissection of the ear.

Google previewAustralian Nurses' Dictionary (2007)

by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley

otoscopy (oh'toskәpee) anexamination of the tympanic ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - E-Book (2013)

by Mosby

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Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1899)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... and the Various Sciences Closely Related to Medicine ... by George Milbry Gould

Pertaining to otoscopy. Otoscopy (o-tos/-ko-pe) [olic, ear; akoTeiv, to examine]. The use ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)

by George Milbry Gould

Pertaining to otoscopy. Otoscopy (o-tos'-ko-pe) [01%, ear; axon-£211, to examine ].

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Forensic Science (2009)

by Suzanne Bell

ear identification (ear print identification; otoscopy) Attempt to individualize a person on the basis of the shape and other characteristics of the ear. These characteristics can be studied by using photos or impressions. Such identification is not ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of School Health (2013)

by David C. Wiley, Amy C. Cory

Otoscopy and tympanometry screening. Retrieved from divs/fh/mch/hlth-vis/materials/tympmanual.pdf Shahnaz, N. (n.d.). Immitance audiometry [PowerPoint]. University of British Columbia, School of Audiology ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Forensic and Legal Medicine (2015)

The science of identification of humans based on ear impressions/prints is known as forensic otoscopy. The forensic value of the ear came to light in the Liverpool Assizes ...

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Otoscopy Meaning

Video shows what otoscopy means. The visual examination of the inner ear using an otoscope. otoscopy synonyms: auriscopy. Otoscopy Meaning. How to ...

Scrabble value of O1T1O1S1C3O1P3Y4

The value of this 8-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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