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electroretinogram

Syllabification: e·lec·tro·ret·i·no·gram
Pronunciation: /əˌlektrōˈretənōɡram
 
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Definition of electroretinogram in English:

noun

A record of the electrical activity of the retina, used in medical diagnosis and research.
Example sentences
  • The electroretinogram is a noninvasive physiologic technique for recording electrical potentials from the retina in response to flashes of light.
  • Various aspects of the electroretinogram were abnormal in at least half of the cases in at least one eye.
  • Animals were restrained such that their pleopods were free to generate respiratory currents across the gills, and recordings of the electroretinogram were made from intact eyes of living animals.

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