rectoscopy etymology

English word rectoscopy comes from English -scopy (Observation, viewing.), English recto- ((anatomy) rectum.)

Detailed word origin of rectoscopy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-scopy English (eng) Observation, viewing.
recto- English (eng) (anatomy) rectum.
rectoscopy English (eng)

Words with the same origin as rectoscopy

Descendants of -scopy
amnioscopy auriscopy bioscopy bronchoscopy brontoscopy colonoscopy duodenoscopy embryoscopy endoscopy fibroscopy fluoroscopy genitoscopy laparoscopy metalloscopy microscopy oneiroscopy proctoscopy retinoscopy spectroscopy telescopy thoracoscopy tracheoscopy uranoscopy vaginoscopy
Descendants of recto-
rectitis rectoabdominal rectoanal rectocele rectococcygeal rectocolitis rectogenital rectoperineal rectopexy rectophobia rectorrhagia rectosigmoiditis rectotomy rectourethral rectouterine rectouterine pouch rectovaginal rectovaginal stenosis rectovaginouterine rectovesical rectovestibular rectovulvar