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echoencephalograph

[ ek-oh-en-sef-uh-luh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ˌɛk oʊ ɛnˈsɛf ə ləˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /

noun Medicine/Medical.

a device that employs reflected ultrasonic waves to examine the position of brain structures.

Nearby words

echoaortography, echocardiogram, echocardiograph, echocardiography, echoencephalogram, echoencephalograph, echoencephalography, echogenic, echogram, echograph, echography

Origin of echoencephalograph

Related formsech·o·en·ceph·a·lo·graph·ic [ek-oh-en-sef-uh-luh-graf-ik] /ˌɛk oʊ ɛnˌsɛf ə ləˈgræf ɪk/, ech·o·en·ceph·a·lo·graph·i·cal, adjectiveech·o·en·ceph·a·lo·graph·i·cal·ly, adverbech·o·en·ceph·a·log·ra·phy [ek-oh-en-sef-uh-log-ruh-fee] /ˌɛk oʊ ɛnˌsɛf əˈlɒg rə fi/, noun
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Medicine definitions for echoencephalography

echoencephalography

[ ĕk′ō-ĕn-sĕf′ə-lŏgrə-fē ]

n.

The use of reflected ultrasound to create a detailed visual image of the brain.
Related formsech′o•en•cepha•lo•graph′ (-lə-grăf′, -lō-) n.
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