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iso- (same) +‎ gravi- (weight) +‎ -metric (measured) or iso- (same) +‎ gravimetric (measured weight)


isogravimetric (not comparable)

  1. (anatomy, of an organ) having a constant weight
    • 1974, David G. Reynolds, Kenneth G. Swan, The Splanchnic Circulation in Shock, page 78:
      We regulate the arterial inflow line and the venous outflow line back and forth until we have an isogravimetric or constant weight system.
    • 2012, Stefan Uhlig, Aubrey E. Taylor, Methods in Pulmonary Research, Birkhäuser, →ISBN, page 179:
      In an isogravimetric (not losing or gaining weight) isolated perfused lung, pulmonary arterial and venous pressures, and pulmonary blood flow are measured.
    • 1978, Norman C. Staub, Lung Water and Solute Exchange, →ISBN:
      The basic assumption made in determining an isogravimetric microvascular pressure is that the organ is in an isogravimetric state, neither gaining nor losing weight.