Examen del cerebro del lactante

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La transiluminación es el resplandor de una luz brillante a través de una cavidad u órgano del cuerpo para propósitos de diagnóstico. Ésta puede ser utilizada en la cabeza, escroto o pecho en el bebé prematuro o recién nacido o en el seno en una mujer adulta.

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  • Last Reviewed on 11/21/2011
  • David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc., George F. Longstreth, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, San Diego, California.

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