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An X-ray image of the brain, often taken after first replacing the cerebrospinal fluid with air or dye to show the ventricles clearly. Also called an encephalograph. See also pneumoencephalogram. Compare EEG. encephalography n. The production and interpretation of encephalograms. [From Greek en in + kephale the head + gramme a line]

Subjects: Psychology.


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