manometry

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manometry

[mə′näm·ə·trē]
(engineering)
The use of manometers to measure gas and vapor pressures.
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Unless the physical exam is confusing in some way, anal manometry and pudendal nerve testing do not add much to the diagnosis.
Defecography, surface EMG, anal manometry, and colonic transit studies also may be useful.
The child constipation test includes a clinical history that must be carefully handled by search for symptoms, this is visualized in according to the case by abdomen X-ray, enema of colon, anal manometry or rectum biopsy.
Anal manometry is also used to evaluate sphincter function (Read & Kodner, 1999b).
A study of the physiological variation in anal manometry.
Patients were evaluated using standardized clinical and paraclinical investigations such as anoscopy, colonoscopy, defecography, colon transit time, endoanal sonography and anal manometry.