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A mechanism which maintains constant pressure inside a chamber.
A fuel relief valve whose operation is controlled by the air intake air pressure. It was used in early fuel systems and has been replaced by barometric pressure control.
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Effects of DA-9701 on gastric accommodation were assessed using a barostat
in Beagle dogs.
Early results show decreased sensitivity to balloon distention in a barostat
Patients underwent a gastric barostat
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