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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.


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


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


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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Chapters Six to Eight cover electromyography, the clinical video and the physical examination.
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BioZen, known as T2, uses wireless sensors that send separate signals to the phone to show real-time data from body sensors, such as, electroencephalogram (EEG), electromyography (EMG), galvanic skin response (GSR), electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG), respiratory rate and skin temperature.
They will also be taking technological equipment which is not readily available to orthopaedic doctors in Bangladesh such as an electromyography to perform nerve conduction tests.