Definition of arthroscopy in English:

arthroscopy

noun

Medicine
  • See arthroscope

    • ‘At the repeat arthroscopy no new lesions were found.’
    • ‘Magnetic resonance imaging or examination under anesthesia and arthroscopy are options when adequate examination is not possible because of pain or spasm.’
    • ‘Although chondral injury is a reported indication for hip arthroscopy, these lesions can be an elusive source of hip pain.’
    • ‘All patients in the study underwent diagnostic arthroscopy the day after ultrasonography.’
    • ‘Before starting the arthroscopy, the surgeon tests the cannula sites with a needle to see if the areas are numb or if additional local anesthetic is needed.’