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ballistocardiograph

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noun bal·lis·to·car·dio·graph \-ˌgraf\

Medical Definition of ballistocardiograph

  1. :  a device for measuring the amount of blood passing through the heart in a specified time by recording the recoil movements of the body that result from contraction of the heart muscle in ejecting blood from the ventricles

ballistocardiographic

\-ˌkärd-ē-ə-ˈgraf-ik\play adjective

ballistocardiography

\-ē-ˈäg-rə-fē\play noun plural

ballistocardiographies


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