pho|to|scan|ner

pho|to|scan|ner
pho|to|scan|ner «FOH toh SKAN uhr», noun.
a device that reproduces on X-ray film the distribution of a radioactive isotope injected in the body for diagnostic purposes: »

The gamma rays coming from the abnormal portions of bone are detected by a photoscanner that is passed externally over the body (Science News).


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