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Related to tocometer: tocodynamometer


an instrument for measuring and recording the expulsive force of uterine contractions.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.


An instrument for measuring the force of uterine contractions.
Synonym(s): tocometer
[toco- + G. dynamis, force, + metron, measure]
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