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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

/scin·ti·scan/ (sin´tĭ-skan) a two-dimensional representation of the radiation emitted by a radioisotope, revealing its concentration in specific organs or tissues.

scintiscan

(sĭn′tĭ-skăn′)
scin′ti·scan′ner n.

scintiscan

[sin′tiscan′]
a photographic display of the distribution of a radiopharmaceutical within the body.

scin·ti·scan

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

scintiscan

a two-dimensional representation (map) of the gamma rays emitted by a radioisotope, revealing its concentration in a specific organ or tissue.
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