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tag

 [tag]
1. a small appendage, flap, or polyp.
2. label.
radioactive tag radioactive label.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tag

(tag),
1.
2. A small outgrowth or polyp.
3. In magnetic resonance imaging, a band of saturation that can be followed to detect tissue motion.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

tag

(tăg)
n.
1. A small outgrowth or polyp.
2. A label or marker.
v.
1. To label or identify with a tag.
2. To incorporate into a compound a more readily detected substance whereby the compound can be detected and its metabolic or chemical history followed.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

TAG

Abbreviation for:
T antigen
Technical Advisory Group 
Thalassaemia Action Group
triacylglycerol
tumour antigen
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

tag

Dermatology A redundancy of mucocutaneous or other tissue. See Anal tag, Ear tag, Pleural tag, Skin tag Vox populi A label. See Blue tag, Pink tag, Yellow tag.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

tag

(tag)
1. See: label, tracer
2. A small outgrowth or polyp.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

tag

(tag)
1. A small polyp or growth.
2. A label or tracer; or the application of a label or tracer.

hemorrhoidal tag

Remaining anal skin tag related to uneven postsurgical healing, spontaneous resolution of a previously enlarged external hemorrhoid, secondary to anal skin irritation, or external to an anal fissure.
See: sentinel pile

radioactive tag

A radioactive isotope that is incorporated into a chemical or organic material to allow its detection in metabolic or chemical processes. Synonym: radiolabel

sentinel tag

Sentinel pile.
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skin tag

A small outgrowth of skin, usually occurring on the neck, axilla, and groin.
See: illustration; acrochordonillustration
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners

tag

(tag)
1. See: tracer
2. Small outgrowth or polyp.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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