[ foh-tuh-skan ]

verb (used with object),pho·to·scanned, pho·to·scan·ning.
  1. to study the distribution of a radioactive isotope or radiopaque dye in (a body organ or part) through the use of x-rays.

Origin of photoscan

First recorded in 1955–60; photo- + scan

Words Nearby photoscan Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023