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scintigraphy

[sin-tig-ruh-fee] /sɪnˈtɪg rə fi/
noun
1.
the process of producing a scintigram.
Origin of scintigraphy
1955-1960
First recorded in 1955-60; See origin at scintigram, -graphy
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British Dictionary definitions for scintigraphy

scintigraphy

/ˌsɪnˈtɪɡrəfɪ/
noun
1.
(med) a diagnostic technique using a radioactive tracer and scintillation counter for producing pictures (scintigrams) of internal parts of the body
Word Origin
C20: from scinti(llation) + -graphy
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scintigraphy in Medicine

scintigraphy scin·tig·ra·phy (sĭn-tĭg'rə-fē)
n.
See scintiphotography.

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