Fluoroscopy
Fluoroscopy Flu`or*os"co*py, n. Examination of an object, as the human body, by exposing it to the X rays and observing the shadow cast upon a fluorescent screen; cryptoscopy. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Fluoroscopy — is an imaging technique commonly used by physicians to obtain real time moving images of the internal structures of a patient through the use of a fluoroscope. In its simplest form, a fluoroscope consists of an x ray source and fluorescent screen …   Wikipedia

  • Fluoroscopy — Fluoroscopy. См. Рентгеноскопия. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • fluoroscopy — 1896, from fluor (see FLUORESCENCE (Cf. fluorescence)) + oscopy (see SCOPE (Cf. scope)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • fluoroscopy — ☆ fluoroscopy [flô räs′kə pē, flooräs′kə pē ] n. examination by means of a fluoroscope fluoroscopist n …   English World dictionary

  • Fluoroscopy — An x ray procedure that makes it possible to see internal organs in motion. Fluoroscopy uses x ray to produce real time video images. After the x rays pass through the patient, instead of using film, they are captured by a device called an image… …   Medical dictionary

  • fluoroscopy — fluoroskopija statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Žmogaus organų rentgeninio vaizdo gavimas fluorescenciniame ekrane. atitikmenys: angl. fluoroscopy vok. Durchleuchtung, f; Röntgendurchleuchtung, f rus. флуороскопия, f… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • fluoroscopy — fluoroskopija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. fluoroscopy vok. Durchleuchtung, f; Röntgendurchleuchtung, f rus. флуороскопия, f pranc. fluoroscopie, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • fluoroscopy — noun see fluoroscope I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fluoroscopy — fluoroscopist, n. /floo ros keuh pee, flaw , floh /, n. the use of or examination by means of a fluoroscope. [1895 1900; FLUORO + SCOPY] * * * …   Universalium

  • fluoroscopy — noun examination using a fluoroscope …   Wiktionary

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