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  • noun Endoscopy of the female pelvic organs by way of the vagina.

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  • noun endoscopic examination of a woman's pelvic organs by the insertion of a culdoscope through the vagina


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  • Because its surgical applications are limited, culdoscopy is not used today as often as in the past.

    Getting Pregnant Niels H. Lauersen 2000

  • Used primarily to study your uterus, fallopian tubes, and ovaries, culdoscopy helps determine abnormalities in shape or size and identifies the presence of endometriosis or adhesions.

    Getting Pregnant Niels H. Lauersen 2000

  • The three basic endoscopie procedures used in conjunction with fertility problems are culdoscopy, hysteroscopy, and laparoscopy The newest is called falloscopy and is used to diagnose and treat problems within the fallopian tubes.

    Getting Pregnant Niels H. Lauersen 2000

  • Precautions: A culdoscopy should never be performed when you have any of the following conditions:

    Getting Pregnant Niels H. Lauersen 2000


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