TITLE

through illumination

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2184
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "through illumination" is presented. It refers to the passage of light through the walls of an organ or cavity for the purpose of medical examination.
ACCESSION #
21248616

 

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