electroolfactogram

(redirected from Ottoson potential)

e·lec·tro·ol·fac·to·gram (EOG),

(ē-lek'trō-ol-fak'tō-gram),
An electronegative wave of potential occurring on the surface of the olfactory epithelium in response to stimulation by an odor.

e·lec·tro·ol·fac·to·gram

(ĕ-lek'trō-ōl-fak'tŏ-gram)
An electronegative wave of potential occurring on the surface of the olfactory epithelium in response to stimulation by an odor.

Ottoson,

David, Swedish physiologist, 1918–.
Ottoson potential - an electronegative wave of potential occurring on the surface of the olfactory epithelium in response to stimulation by an odor. Synonym(s): electroolfactogram