NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,547 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- surface electrode
- listen (SER-fus ee-LEK-trode)
- A small device that is attached to the skin to measure or cause electrical activity in the tissue under it. Surface electrodes may be used to look for problems with muscles and nerves.