Definition of Dicrotisms
1. dicrotism [n] - See also: dicrotism
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dicrotisms
Literary usage of Dicrotisms
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Progressive Medicine by Hobart Amory Hare (1906)
"... influence of the fall in pressure the dicrotisms of the pulse disappears. Ortner also lays great stress upon the condition of the second aortic tone, ..."
2. Clinical Symptomatology by Alois Pick, Adolf Franz Hecht (1911)
"However, if we are skilled in taking the pulse we may detect dicrotisms on palpation only. To understand this phenomenon we must remember that the dicrotic ..."