tocodynamometer

instrument for measuring uterine contractions during childbirth

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • tocodynamometer — An instrument for measuring the force of uterine contractions. SYN: tocometer. [toco + G. dynamis, force, + metron, measure] * * * tocodynamometer var of TOKODYNAMOMETER * * * to·co·dy·na·mom·e·ter (to″ko di″nə …   Medical dictionary

  • tocodynamometer — /toh koh duy neuh mom i teuhr, tok oh /, n. tokodynamometer. * * * …   Universalium

  • tocodynamometer — n. device for measuring uterine contractions during childbirth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tocodynamometer — toco·dynamometer …   English syllables

  • tocodynamometer — …   Useful english dictionary

  • tocometer — SYN: tocodynamometer. * * * to·com·e·ter (to komґə tər) [toco + meter] tocodynamometer …   Medical dictionary

  • tokodynamometer — noun see tocodynamometer * * * /toh koh duy neuh mom i teuhr/, n. a pressure gauge strapped to the mother s abdomen during labor to measure uterine contractions. Also, tocodynamometer. Also called tocometer. [ < Gk tók(os) childbirth + O +… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cardiotocography — Intervention A cardiotocograph recording fetal heart rate and uterine contractions ICD 9 CM …   Wikipedia

  • tokodynamometer — /toh koh duy neuh mom i teuhr/, n. a pressure gauge strapped to the mother s abdomen during labor to measure uterine contractions. Also, tocodynamometer. Also called tocometer. [ < Gk tók(os) childbirth + O + DYNAMOMETER] * * * …   Universalium

  • tocodynagraph — A recording of the force of uterine contractions. SYN: tocograph. [toco + G. dynamis, force, + graphe, a writing] * * * to·co·dy·na·graph (to″ko diґnə graf) the record obtained with a tocodynamometer …   Medical dictionary

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