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Abbreviation for electromyogram;
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EMGAbbrev. for electromyogram. See also ELECTROMYOGRAPHY.
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A diagnostic test that records the electrical activity of muscles. In the test, small electrodes are placed on or in the skin; the patterns of electrical activity are projected on a screen or over a loudspeaker. This procedure is used to test for muscle disorders, including muscular dystrophy.
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Abbreviation for electromyogram; electromyograph; electromyography.
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