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An instrument that measures electrical potentials on the scalp and generates a record of the electrical activity of the brain. Also called encephalograph.

e·lec′tro·en·ceph′a·lo·graph′ic adj.
e·lec′tro·en·ceph′a·log′ra·phy (-lŏg′rə-fē) n.
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A diagnostic method of examining the electrical impulses of the brain using electrodes attached to the head and to a recording device to make an electroencephalogram.
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n. electroencefalografía, gráfico descriptivo de la actividad eléctrica desarrollada en el cerebro.
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electroencephalography (EEG)

n electroencefalografía (EEG)
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The term Pattern Visually Evoked Potential (P-VEP) refers to electrical potentials which are recorded from the scalp overlying visual cortex, P-VEP waveforms are extracted from the electro-encephalogram (EEG) by signal averaging.
There was no pathology on sleep-awakeness electro-encephalogram EEG (Figure 1).

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