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An endoscope connecting system having as its imaging system a solid state imaging device for generating a video signal containing image information of an interested object which is transmitted to a display to be visualized such as a television picture comprises a fiberoptic endoscope having an eyepiece section on its control section, a video endoscope having a solid state imaging device disposed in its insertion section for generating a video signal, an adaptor having a solid state imaging device therein which is detachably mounted on the eyepiece section of the fiberoptic endoscope and a light source device for producing illumination light to enter the fiberoptic endoscope or the video endoscope in a red, green and blue sequence. The adaptor permits the connection of the fiberoptic endoscope to video signal processing means for the video endoscope so as to display an image of the interested object on the monitor equipment.

Title
Endoscope connecting system
Application Number
6/730947
Publication Number
4601284
Application Date
May 6, 1985
Publication Date
July 22, 1986
Inventor
David H Cooper
Saratoga
CA, US
Satoshi Arakawa
Oomiya
JP
Agent
Parkhurst & Oliff
Assignee
Fuji Photo Optical
JP
IPC
A61B 1/04
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