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EMG examination

 

Definition:

  1. needle electrode examination portion of the electrodiagnostic examination (limited sense);
  2. synonym for entire electrodiagnostic examination, including not only the needle electrode examination (electromyogram proper), but the nerve conduction studies as well (expanded sense).
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