scintiscan

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scintiscan

 [sin´tĭ-skan]
a two-dimensional representation (map) of the radiation emitted by a radioisotope, revealing its concentration in specific organs or tissues.

scin·ti·scan

(sin'ti-skan),
The record obtained by scintigraphy.
See also: scan.
Synonym(s): photoscan, scintigram

scintiscan

(sĭn′tĭ-skăn′)
scin′ti·scan′ner n.

scin·ti·scan

(sin'ti-skan)
The record obtained by scintigraphy.
See also: scan
Synonym(s): photoscan, scintigram.
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Total-body scintiscans taken after administration of radioactive iodine ([sup.125]I) show that stomach mucosa absorbs intravenously injected iodine.
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Scintiscans are very sensitive and specific for detecting individual GER episodes and can accurately assess gastric emptying.