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Hand-held instrument for evaluation of breast engorgement



Hand-held instrument for evaluation of breast engorgement



Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation 32: 299-304



A second-generation instrumentation system is described for obtaining qualitative (and inferred quantitative) measurements of breast engorgement in postpartum nursing mothers. It also has application in evaluating the extent of edema in tissue. The system uses an LVDT and associated electronics.

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