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flu·ence (H),

(flū'ens),
A measure of the quantity of x-radiation in a beam in diagnostic radiology, either particle fluence, the number of photons passing an aperture of unit cross-sectional area, or energy fluence, the sum of the energies of the photons passing through a unit area. Compare: flux.
[L. fluentia, a flowing, fr. fluo, to flow]

flu·ence

(flū'ĕns)
A measure of the quantity of x-radiation in a beam in diagnostic radiology, either particle fluence, the number of photons entering a sphere of unit cross-sectional area, or energy fluence, the sum of the energies of the photons passing through a unit area.
Compare: flux
[L. fluentia, a flowing, fr. fluo, to flow]

fluence

(floo′ĕns) [L. fluere, to flow]
In radiation oncology, the number of photons per unit area, measured in J/m2 (joules/square meter). Fluence is one of several modifiable factors in the treatment of diseased tissues with radiation.
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