Definition of echocardiograph in English:

echocardiograph

noun

  • See echocardiography

    • ‘Well, now I've had a ‘Persantine’ stress test performed, using radioactive thallium, a very thorough, definitive, cardiac examination, including an echocardiograph.’
    • ‘Cardiac evaluation was completed by clinical examination, electrocardiogram and echocardiograph.’
    • ‘Patients with signs of aortic stenosis on physical examination should undergo testing, including chest x-ray, electrocardiograph and echocardiograph.’
    • ‘The PPH and SPH groups essentially were identical in BMI, New York Heart Association functional class at presentation, and pulmonary artery pressures as measured by echocardiograph and by cardiac catheterization.’
    • ‘All patients with signs or symptoms of mitral valve prolapse should have an initial echocardiograph.’

Pronunciation

echocardiograph

/ɛkəʊˈkɑːdɪəɡrɑːf/