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pneumography

 [noo-mog´rah-fe]
1. radiography of a part after injection of a gas.
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pneu·mog·ra·phy

(nū-mog'ră-fē),
1. Examination with a pneumograph.
2. A general term indicating radiography after injection of air. Synonym(s): pneumoradiography, pneumoroentgenography
[G. pneumōn, lung, + graphō, to write]
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pneu·mog·ra·phy

(nū-mog'ră-fē, mă-tog'ră-fē)
1. Examination with a pneumograph.
2. A general term indicating radiography after injection of air.
Synonym(s): pneumoradiography.
[G. pneumōn, lung, + graphō, to write]
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Only Norman Dott (1897-1973) [74] in Edinburgh, a pupil of Cushing equipped with a light at the speculum tip, and Gerard Guiot (1912-1998) [75] in Paris, using fluoroscopy for better orientation and cisternal pneumography to visualize intraoperatively the suprasellar tumour contours, continued with the transsphenoidal approach to pituitary tumours.
Consequently, the time-variant part of EBI, caused by breathing, is used as a basis for the IRG (also called impedance pneumography).