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Explanation: Colposcopy is the correct technical term, but vaginal examination is probably the most commonly used term
Barbara Thomas United States Local time: 10:37 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 309
Explanation: In spite of being etimologically incorrect (because the greek root for colpo is vagina) the usual term is colposcopy as referred to a visual examination of the cervix uteri through a magnification device (biomicroscopy). It is used as a supplementary tool in the screening of the lesions of the cervix, mainly malignancies.
Jaime Pedraza Colombia Local time: 09:37 Native speaker of: Spanish PRO pts in pair: 32
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