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echocardiography

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noun echo·car·di·og·ra·phy \-ˌkär-dē-ˈä-grə-fē\

Definition of echocardiography

plural echocardiographies

  1. :  the use of ultrasound to examine the structure and functioning of the heart for abnormalities and disease

echocardiographer play \-grə-fər\ noun
echocardiographic play \-dē-ə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective


1965

First Known Use of echocardiography

1965


Medical Dictionary

echocardiography

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noun echo·car·di·og·ra·phy \-ˌkärd-ē-ˈäg-rə-fē\

Medical Definition of echocardiography

plural echocardiographies

  1. :  the use of ultrasound to examine and measure the structure and functioning of the heart and to diagnose abnormalities and disease

echocardiographer \-fər\play noun
echocardiographic \-ē-ə-ˈgraf-ik\play adjective



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