Definition of "esophagoscopy" [esophagoscopy]

  • Examination of the interior of the esophagus by means of the esophagoscope. (noun)

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Use "esophagoscopy" in a sentence
  • "As pointed out by Ellen J. Patterson the size of the thymus gland should be studied before an esophagoscopy is done on a child."
  • "Phonation may be prevented during esophagoscopy by preventing approximation of the cords, through inserting a silk-woven cathether in the trachea."
  • "Blind instrumentation is dangerous, and in view of the safety and success of esophagoscopy, reprehensible."