radiotransparent

[rey-dee-oh-trans-pair-uh nt, -par-]

noun

transparent to radiation; invisible in x-ray photographs and under fluoroscopy (opposed to radiopaque).

Compare radiolucent.

Origin of radiotransparent

Related formsra·di·o·trans·par·en·cy, noun
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radiotransparent in Medicine

radiotransparent

[rā′dē-ō-trăns-pârənt]

adj.

Allowing transmission of radiant energy.
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