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la·ryn·go·scope

 (lə-rĭng′gə-skōp′, -rĭn′jə-)
n.
A tubular endoscope that is inserted into the larynx through the mouth and used for observing the interior of the larynx.

la·ryn′go·scop′ic (-skŏp′ĭk), la·ryn′go·scop′i·cal adj.
la·ryn′go·scop′i·cal·ly adv.
lar′yn·gos′co·py (lăr′ən-gŏs′kə-pē) n.
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Translations

lar·yn·gos·co·py

n. laringoscopía, examen de la laringe;
direct ______ directa, por medio de un laringoscopio;
indirect ______ indirecta, por medio de un espejo.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

laryngoscopy

n (pl -pies) laringoscopia
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All the patients presenting with hoarseness of voice in ENT outpatient department Combined Military Hospital, Quetta and CMH Rawalpindi undergoing indirect laryngoscopy and the patients with vocal cord paralysis were selected.
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Indirect laryngoscopy (IDL) revealed whitish plaque-like lesion on the whole length of vocal cords with some irregularities on both margins.

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