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bimanual

 [bi-man´u-al]
with both hands.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

bi·man·u·al

(bī-man'yū-ăl),
Relating to, or performed by, both hands.
[bi- + L. manus, hand]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

bimanual

adjective Referring to or having 2 hands.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

bimanual

Bimanous adjective Referring to or having 2 hands
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

bi·man·u·al

(bī-man'yū-ăl)
Relating to, or performed by, both hands.
[bi- + L. manus, hand]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

bimanual

Performed using both hands. In a bimanual gynaecological or obstetrical examination, one hand is placed on the abdomen and one or two fingers of the other hand are placed in the vagina.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

bi·man·u·al

(bī-man'yū-ăl)
Relating to, or performed by, both hands.
[bi- + L. manus, hand]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Physical examination revealed a discrete, nontender, nodular, mobile, 2 x 2-cm right submandibular mass that was not bimanually palpable.
An atonic uterus not responding to the initial management steps 1 to 4 must be bimanually compressed while the patient is transferred to the next level of care.
Subjects responded bimanually using two identical sets of four push-button keys in order to equalize changes in EEG due to motor responding.
Bimanually palpate the floor of the mouth for any abnormalities.
Although a cyst can be palpated bimanually (i.e., with one finger on the floor of the nose and one finger in the gingivolabial sulcus), its precise dimensions are better appreciated by CT.