echoencephalography


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ech·o·en·ceph·a·log·ra·phy

(ek'ō-en-sef'ă-log'ră-fē),
The use of reflected ultrasound in the diagnosis of intracranial processes.
[echo + encephalography]
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echoencephalography

(ĕk′ō-ĕn-sĕf′ə-lŏg′rə-fē)
n.
The use of ultrasound to visualize the brain.

ech′o·en·ceph′a·lo·graph′ n.
ech′o·en·ceph′a·lo·graph′ic adj.
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ech·o·en·ceph·a·log·ra·phy

(ek'ō-en-sef-ă-log'ră-fē)
The use of reflected ultrasound in the diagnosis of intracranial processes.
[echo + encephalography]
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echoencephalography

ULTRASOUND imaging of the brain. This is now largely superseded by CT SCANNING and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

ech·o·en·ceph·a·log·ra·phy

(ek'ō-en-sef-ă-log'ră-fē)
Use of reflected ultrasound in diagnosis of intracranial processes.
[echo + encephalography]
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