fluoroscopy(redirected from Fluoroscopic procedure)
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examination by means of the fluoroscope.
Examination of the tissues and deep structures of the body by x-ray, using the fluoroscope or its successor, video fluoroscopy (q.v.).
fluoroscopy(flo͝o-rŏs′kə-pē, flô-, flō-)
n. pl. fluorosco·pies
Examination by means of a fluoroscope.
fluoroscopyImaging An x-ray imaging technique used to evaluate moving pulmonary and cardiac structures, and help in needle localization of masses being biopsied Cons Fluoroscopy exposed Pts to more radiation than a standard film; small lesions can be overlooked, there is no permanent record. Cf Computed tomography.
Examination of the tissues and deep structures of the body by x-ray, using a fluoroscope.
An x-ray procedure that produces immediate images and motion on a screen. The images look like those seen at airport baggage security stations.
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