hydropneumogony

[hī′drō-nu-mōgə-nē]

n.

The injection of air into a joint to determine the amount of effusion.

Nearby words

  1. hydropic degeneration,
  2. hydroplane,
  3. hydroplaner,
  4. hydropneumatization,
  5. hydropneumatosis,
  6. hydropneumopericardium,
  7. hydropneumoperitoneum,
  8. hydropneumothorax,
  9. hydroponics,
  10. hydropower


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