phonoangiography

[ fō′nō-ăn′jē-ŏgrə-fē ]

n.

The recording and analysis of the frequency-intensity components of the bruit of turbulent arterial blood flow that are audible through an atherosclerotic stenotic lesion.

Nearby words

  1. phonic,
  2. phonics,
  3. phono,
  4. phono plug,
  5. phono-,
  6. phonocardiogram,
  7. phonocardiograph,
  8. phonocatheter,
  9. phonochemistry,
  10. phonogram


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