cardioscope


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cardioscope

[′kärd·ē·ə‚skōp]
(medicine)
An instrument for the examination or visualization of the interior of the cardiac chambers.
An instrument which, by means of a cathode-ray oscillograph, projects an electrocardiographic record on a luminous screen.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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