|maximal expiratory flow rate||medical dictionary|
<respiratory medicine, physiology> Measurement of rate of airflow during the first litre expired after the first 200 ml have been exhausted during a forced vital capacity determination. Common abbreviations are MEFR, FEF 202-1200, and fef 0.2-1.2.
(21 Jun 2000)
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