Laryngoscope

Word LARYNGOSCOPE
Character 12
Hyphenation la ryn go scope
Pronunciations N/A

Definitions and meanings of "Laryngoscope"

What do we mean by laryngoscope?

A tubular endoscope that is inserted into the larynx through the mouth and used for observing the interior of the larynx. noun

A contrivance for examining the larynx and trachea. noun

An instrument, consisting of an arrangement of two mirrors, for reflecting light upon the larynx, and for examining its image. noun

A type of endoscope having a light source and lenses, permitting theviewing of a magnified image of the larynx. It may be flexible or rigid. noun

An endoscope used for viewing the interior of the larynx noun

A medical instrument for examining the larynx noun

An endoscope used for viewing the interior of the larynx.

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The word "laryngoscope" in example sentences

One important consequence of the invention of the laryngoscope was the turning of attention away from the sensations of vibration in the chest and head. ❋ Unknown (1894)

We are able to laugh like this now, because Alli had turned to Neil, stopping us on the final landing of the stairwell, and held out a laryngoscope, the blade closed and flat against the handle but still gleaming and somehow sinister in the yellow lights. ❋ Md Meghan Maclean Weir (2011)

A diagnostic test that involves passing a laryngoscope through the nose into the upper throat to view the larynx (voice box). ❋ Unknown (2010)

Just as three years earlier I had become a doctor only by painful repetition, by the snapping open of a laryngoscope or the gentle pressure of two fingers searching for a pulse, in the months I have before me I will become something else as well. ❋ Md Meghan Maclean Weir (2011)

When she does this, the child immediately screams and I pull the laryngoscope, no longer needed, from its hiding place and drop it into the pocket of my scrub shirt. ❋ Md Meghan Maclean Weir (2011)

The laryngoscope has a camera lens and is attached to a viewing monitor. ❋ Unknown (2010)

I would have run and burst through the door, and there would have been the warmer and oxygen supply and bulb suction, the bag mask and laryngoscope and ET tube, waiting for me. ❋ Md Meghan Maclean Weir (2011)

I flip open the laryngoscope to make sure the bulb is working and close the blade again, lifting the thin mattress just enough to slide the metal instrument underneath. ❋ Md Meghan Maclean Weir (2011)

I can feel the heft of the laryngoscope in one hand, visualize the passage of my ET tube past the winking cords. ❋ Md Meghan Maclean Weir (2011)

We had all been trained for this scenario, in theory, with textbooks boasting glossy colored photos, in classrooms without air conditioning, each of us in turn taking hold of the various instruments—bag and mask, laryngoscope, and finally endotracheal tubes—that would be provided at the deliveries where resuscitation was called for. ❋ Md Meghan Maclean Weir (2011)

The laryngoscope may also have small tool attachments that can be used to take a biopsy. ❋ Unknown (2010)

Then I press the blade of the laryngoscope against the pink taste buds, slipping the tube in place and nodding once. ❋ Md Meghan Maclean Weir (2011)

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