encephalography

/ (ˌɛnsɛfəˈlɒɡrəfɪ) /

noun

the branch of medical science concerned with taking and analysing X-ray photographs of the brain
another name for electroencephalographySee electroencephalograph

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Derived forms of encephalography

encephalographic (ɛnˌsɛfələˈɡræfɪk), adjectiveencephalographically, adverb
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Medical definitions for encephalography

encephalography
[ ĕn-sĕf′ə-lŏgrə-fē ]

n.

Radiographic examination of the brain in which some of the cerebrospinal fluid is replaced with air or another gas that acts as a contrasting medium.

Other words from encephalography

en•ceph′a•lo•graphic (-ə-lə-grăfĭk, -ə-lō-) adj.
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