Scintigraph | definition of scintigraph by Medical dictionary
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1. A device for producing a scintigram; a scintiscanner.
scin·tig′ra·phy (sĭn-tĭg′rə-fē) n.
a photograph showing the distribution and intensity of radioactivity in various tissues and organs after the administration of a radiopharmaceutical.
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Abnormally strong uptake of radioactive tracer at the distal ends of the long bones as observed on 99mTc bone scintigraphs
is also noted.
Optimized pediatric imaging method and whole body scintigraphs
55] This condition is seen in scintigraphs
of juvenile patients in whom the epiphyseal growth plate as well as the epiphysis and diaphysis of bones reveals greater radionuclide concentration than metaphysis.