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  • n. A kind of endoscope used in culdoscopy.

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  • n. a specialized endoscope for visually examining a woman's pelvic organs

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  • Once the position has been assumed, your doctor places a speculum inside your vagina to hold it open, makes a small internal incision just above your cervix, and inserts an instrument called a culdoscopeā€”a type of telescopic device that allows a study of the back surface of your uterus, fallopian tubes, and ovaries.

    Getting Pregnant

  • By inserting several types of instruments next to the culdoscope, several surgical procedures can be performed.

    Getting Pregnant

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