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The Clinical Measurement Ontology (CMO), Measurement Methods Ontology (MMO), and Experimental Condition Ontology (XCO) are currently being developed at the Rat Genome Database. For more information about these vocabularies please see Shimoyama et al. Three ontologies to define phenotype measurement data. Front Genet. 2012;3:87. Epub 2012 May 28 or contact us (

Term:transthoracic echocardiography
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Accession:MMO:0000002 term browser browse the term
Definition:Method of graphically recording position and motion of walls and internal structures of the heart and neighboring tissue through the echo obtained from beams of ultrasonic waves directed through the chest wall.
Synonyms:related_synonym: TTE;   echocardiography;   ultrasonic cardiography

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
Q Bp374 Blood pressure QTL 374 IDA RGD PMID:23773896 RGD:8657382 NCBI chr10:66,978,955...67,750,281 JBrowse link

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    in vivo method 1105
      ultrasound method 3
        echocardiography 1
          transthoracic echocardiography 1
            HP Sonos 5500 echo ultrasound 0
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