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Doppler echocardiography

Pronunciation: dop'ler

Definition: use of Doppler ultrasonography techniques to augment two-dimensional echocardiography by allowing velocities to be registered within the echocardiographic image.

See: duplex ultrasonography, Doppler ultrasonography

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