electromyography

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e·lec·tro·my·o·graph

 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-mī′ə-grăf′)
n.
An instrument used in the diagnosis of neuromuscular disorders that produces an audio or visual record of the electrical activity of a skeletal muscle by means of an electrode inserted into the muscle or placed on the skin.

e·lec′tro·my′o·graph′ic adj.
e·lec′tro·my′o·graph′i·cal·ly adv.
e·lec′tro·my·og′ra·phy (-mī-ŏg′rə-fē) n.

electromyography

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊmaɪˈɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Medicine) med a technique for recording the electrical activity of muscles: used in the diagnosis of nerve and muscle disorders

electromyography

A diagnostic method of examining the electrical activity of the muscles using metal probes that are inserted into the muscles.
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Noun1.electromyography - diagnosis of neuromuscular disorders with the use of an electromyograph
diagnostic procedure, diagnostic technique - a procedure followed in making a medical diagnosis
Translations
elektromyografie
Elektromyographie
elettromiografia

e·lec·tro·my·og·ra·phy

n. electromiografía.
1. grabación de la actividad eléctrica generada en un músculo para uso de diagnóstico;
2. estudio de laboratorio sobre electrodiagnóstico que incluye no sólo la electromiografía sino también estudios sobre la conducción de los nervios.

electromyography (EMG)

n electromiografía (EMG)
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