A medical tricorder is a specialist type of tricorder augmented for medical diagnosis purposes.

A medical tricorder’s sensors are designed for dedicated biological monitoring and analysis making the medical tricorder a key tool for federation physicians in the diagnosis of their patients.

One of the more obvious physical differences in a medical tricorder compared to a standard tricorder is that they often feature a small detachable scanning devise for more targeted scans whilst the tricorder continues its general analysis. [citation needed]

In 2254 Spock borrowed Doctor Phillip Boyce's medical tricorder to confirm his diagnosis that the USS Enterprise's systems had been infected by an organic virus when the Ngultor attacked the ship. (EV comic: "Flesh of My Flesh")

External LinkEdit

Medical tricorder article at Memory Alpha, the wiki for canon Star Trek.

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.