a manometer used in rhinomanometry.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A manometer used to determine the nasal air pressure and flow relationships and thereby estimate the presence and degreee of nasal obstruction.
[rhino- + manometer]
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rhi·no·ma·nom·e·ter, rhinoanemometer (rī'nō-mă-nom'ĕ-tĕr, -an'ē-mom'ĕ-tĕr)
A manometer used to determine the presence and amount of nasal obstruction and the nasal air pressure and flow relationships.
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