osteodensitometer

osteodensitometer

[-den′sitom′ətər]
Etymology: Gk, osteon, bone; L, densus, thick; Gk, metron, measure
an apparatus for measuring the density of bone tissue.

osteodensitometer

(os?te-o-den?si-tom'e-ter)
A device used for determining the density of bones.
See: dual energy x-ray absorptiometry
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The consultation in the form of 6 lots: Realization of external quality controls facilities radiology, CT, dental radiology, digital mammography, nuclear medicine facilities and osteodensitometers by an accredited inspection by ministerial decree