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scintigram

Syllabification: scin·ti·gram
Pronunciation: /ˈsin(t)əˌɡram
 
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Definition of scintigram in English:

noun

Medicine
An image of an internal part of the body produced by scintigraphy.
Example sentences
  • In cases in which MRI scan does not reveal stress fracture, clinicians may consider using bone scintigrams.
  • Evaluation criteria used to confirm the diagnosis of cholelithiasis include radiological evaluation using biliary scintigram and ultrasound and laboratory results that indicate elevations in serum
  • Distant metastasis was detected clinically by an iodine 131 scintigram.

Origin

1950s: from scintillation + -gram1.

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