rhinoscopy

(ry-NOS-koh-pee)

Examination of the inside of the nose using a rhinoscope. A rhinoscope 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 nasoscopy.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "rhinoscopy"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "rinoscopia"

Examen del interior de la nariz con un rinoscopio. Un rinoscopio es un instrumento con forma de tubo delgado con una luz y una lente para ver. Asimismo, puede tener una herramienta para extraer tejido y observarlo bajo un microscopio para determinar si hay signos de enfermedad. TambiƩn se llama nasoscopia.