sonometer


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sonometer

(sə-nŏm′ĭ-tər)
n.
See audiometer.

sonometer

(sō-nŏm′ĕ-tĕr) [″ + Gr. metron, a measure]
A noninvasive device that uses ultrasonic energy to measure bone mineral density.
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Such statements include, without limitation, the belief that MEDICA will distribute Hologic's Sahara Ultrasound Bone Sonometer.
The SoundScan Compact bone sonometer utilizes quantitative ultrasound measurements of the tibia to assess bone quality.
due in part to the seasonality that historically occurs in the summer months and the Company's transition of sales in the primary care market to the Sahara(R) Clinical Bone Sonometer.
Hologic's Sahara Clinical Bone Sonometer is the first ultrasound bone densitometer approved to assist in the diagnosis of osteoporosis.
During the third quarter, sales of the Sahara(R) Clinical Bone Sonometer more than doubled to approximately $3 million from the immediately preceding quarter.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Company's pre-market application (PMA) for the SAHARA(R) Clinical Bone Sonometer.
On August 18, 1997, Hologic received an FDA Advisory Panel's recommendation for approval for its latest technical innovation, the Sahara(R) Clinical Bone Sonometer.
Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Radiology Advisory Panel has unanimously recommended approval of the Company's pre- market application (PMA) for the SAHARA(R) Clinical Bone Sonometer with conditions.

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