Meaning of fetoscopy in English:

fetoscopy

(also foetoscopy)

Pronunciation /fiːˈtɒskəpi/

noun

  • The use of a fetoscope to examine or perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures on the fetus or placenta; an instance of this.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in The Practitioner: a monthly journal of therapeutics and public health. From fet- + -o- + -scopy, after fetoscope.