Auto-focusing device of endoscope

内視鏡の測距装置

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PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an auto-focusing device of endoscope which enables enlarging observation of the auto-focusing area as a whole, at proximity enlargement. SOLUTION: A light-sending system which sends light to a light emitting source of the tip part of the endoscope body is composed of a light-sending lens 3, a light-emitting body and a plurality of light-sending fibers used exclusively for distance-measuring lights 6a, 6b, 6c, which are inserted into a part to be inserted inside a body and send the light of the light-emitting source to the light-sending lens 3. Therein, a plurality of distance-measuring areas (a), (b), (c) of one observed object 11 are irradiated with the AF reference beams among a plurality of the light sending fibers used exclusively for distance- measuring light 6a, 6b, 6c and distance measurement is conducted, on the basis of the plural beams of distance measuring light from the respective distance- measuring areas (a), (b), (c). COPYRIGHT: (C)2003,JPO
(57)【要約】 【目的】近接拡大時に測距エリアの全体が拡大観察する ことが可能となる内視鏡の測距装置を得る。 【構成】内視鏡本体の先端部の発光源に送光する送光系 を、送光レンズ3と、発光体と、発光体の光を送光レン ズ3に送光する、体内挿入部内に挿通した複数の測距光 専用送光ファイバー6a、6b、6cとから構成し、複 数の測距光専用送光ファイバー6a、6b、6cから1 つの観察物体11の複数の測距エリアa、b、cにAF 参照ビームを照射し、各測距エリアa、b、cからの複 数の測距光に基いて測距を行う。

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