bronchoscopy etymology

English word bronchoscopy comes from English broncho- ((anatomy, combining form) relating to bronchi.), English -scopy (Observation, viewing.)

Detailed word origin of bronchoscopy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
broncho- English (eng) (anatomy, combining form) relating to bronchi.
-scopy English (eng) Observation, viewing.
bronchoscopy English (eng) (medicine) A technique for viewing the bronchi using a flexible instrument called a bronchoscope.

Words with the same origin as bronchoscopy

Descendants of broncho-
bronchoalveolar bronchoalveolitis bronchoconstrictive bronchoconstrictor bronchodilatation bronchodilation bronchodilatory bronchogenic bronchographic broncholithiasis bronchomalacia bronchopathy bronchophony bronchopleural bronchopneumonia bronchoprotective bronchoprovocation bronchorelaxation bronchorrhea bronchospasm bronchospastic bronchostenosis bronchostenotic bronchotomy bronchovascular
Descendants of -scopy
amnioscopy auriscopy bioscopy brontoscopy colonoscopy duodenoscopy embryoscopy endoscopy fibroscopy fluoroscopy genitoscopy laparoscopy metalloscopy microscopy oneiroscopy proctoscopy rectoscopy retinoscopy spectroscopy telescopy thoracoscopy tracheoscopy uranoscopy vaginoscopy