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Definition of "scintigraphy" [scintigraphy]

  • A radiographic technique, using radioactive tracers, for the diagnosis of injuries to bones (noun)

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Use "scintigraphy" in a sentence
  • "UK-based Pharmaceutical Profiles has used an imaging technique known as scintigraphy to quantify the effects of Amylin / Eli Lilly's latest diabetes drug on the stomach."
  • "Caveat: There was no direct evaluation of heart-attack size using magnetic resonance imaging or myocardial scintigraphy, a nuclear imaging test that evaluates the integrity of sympathetic nerves supplying the heart."
  • "Exposure to ultrasonography, CT scanning, MRI and lacrimal scintigraphy are an active part of the oculoplastic fellowship training program."