medical instrument

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Noun1.medical instrument - instrument used in the practice of medicinemedical instrument - instrument used in the practice of medicine
ballistocardiograph, cardiograph - a medical instrument that measures the mechanical force of cardiac contractions and the amount of blood passing through the heart during a specified period by measuring the recoil of the body as blood is pumped from the ventricles
bronchoscope - a slender tubular instrument used to examine the bronchial tubes
cardiograph, electrocardiograph - medical instrument that records electric currents associated with contractions of the heart
dialysis machine, dialyzer - a medical instrument for separating substances in solution by unequal diffusion through semipermeable membranes
diathermy machine - a medical instrument for local heating of bodily tissues for medical purposes
electroencephalograph - medical instrument that records electric currents generated by the brain
electromyograph - a medical instrument that records the electrical waves associated with the activity of skeletal muscles
endoscope - a long slender medical instrument for examining the interior of a bodily organ or performing minor surgery
fiberscope - a flexible medical instrument involving fiber optics that is used to examine internal organs
instrument - a device that requires skill for proper use
keratoscope - medical instrument to examine the cornea in order to detect irregularities in its anterior surface
laryngoscope - a medical instrument for examining the larynx
ophthalmoscope - medical instrument for examining the retina of the eye
auriscope, auroscope, otoscope - medical instrument consisting of a magnifying lens and light; used for examining the external ear (the auditory meatus and especially the tympanic membrane)
polygraph - a medical instrument that records several physiological processes simultaneously (e.g., pulse rate and blood pressure and respiration and perspiration)
rhinoscope - medical instrument consisting of a mirror mounted at an angle on a rod; used to examine the nasal passages (through the nasopharynx)
speculum - a medical instrument for dilating a bodily passage or cavity in order to examine the interior
stethoscope - a medical instrument for listening to the sounds generated inside the body
surgical instrument - a medical instrument used in surgery
syringe - a medical instrument used to inject or withdraw fluids
thermograph - medical instrument that uses an infrared camera to reveal temperature variations on the surface of the body
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