electroretinograph


electroretinograph
instrument for measuring electrical activity in the retina

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  • electroretinograph — noun Date: 1962 an instrument for recording electrical activity in the retina • electroretinographic adjective • electroretinography noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • electroretinograph — electroretinographic /i lek troh ret n euh graf ik/, adj. electroretinographically, adv. electroretinography /i lek troh ret n og reuh fee/, n. /i lek troh ret n euh graf , grahf /, n. Ophthalm. an instrument that measures the electrical response …   Universalium

  • electroretinograph — elec·tro·ret·i·no·graph .graf n an instrument for recording electrical activity in the retina elec·tro·ret·i·no·graph·ic .ret ən ə graf ik adj elec·tro·ret·i·nog·ra·phy ən äg rə fē n, pl phies * * * elec·tro·ret·in·o·graph (e lek″tro… …   Medical dictionary

  • electroretinograph — elec·tro·ret·i·no·graph …   English syllables

  • electroretinograph — e•lec•tro•ret•i•no•graph [[t]ɪˌlɛk troʊˈrɛt n əˌgræf, ˌgrɑf[/t]] n. oph an instrument that measures the electrical response of the retina to light stimulation • Etymology: 1960–65 e•lec tro•ret i•no•graph′ic ˈgræf ɪk adj. e•lec tro•ret… …   From formal English to slang

  • ERG — stands for electroretinography, a test in which the electrical potentials generated by the retina of the eye are measured when it is stimulated by light. In an ERG, an electrode is placed on the cornea at the front of the eye. The electrode… …   Medical dictionary

  • electroretinographic — adjective see electroretinograph …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • electroretinography — noun see electroretinograph …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Karl Kruszelnicki — AM Dr Karl at a University of Sydney open day on 26 August 2006 Born 1948 (age 62–6 …   Wikipedia

  • Electroretinography (ERG) — A test in which the electrical potentials generated by the retina of the eye are measured when it is stimulated by light. In an ERG, an electrode is placed on the cornea at the front of the eye. The electrode measures the electrical response of… …   Medical dictionary


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