TITLE

transillumination

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2223
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "transillumination" is presented. It refers to an inspection of an organ or a cavity by passing a light through its walls. The transmission of light is diminished or absented in the presence of a pus or a lesion.
ACCESSION #
21249134

 

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