sphygmography


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sphyg·mo·graph

 (sfĭg′mə-grăf′)
n.
An instrument for graphically recording the form, strength, and variations of the arterial pulse.

sphyg′mo·graph′ic adj.
sphyg·mog′ra·phy (-mŏg′rə-fē) n.

sphygmography

the scientific description or recording of the pulse. — sphygmograph, n.sphygmographic, sphygmographical, adj.
See also: Blood and Blood Vessels