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scintiscanner

[sin-tuh-skan-er]
noun
  1. a device that records the distribution and intensity of an internally administered radiopharmaceutical, producing a scintigram.
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Origin of scintiscanner

First recorded in 1950–55; scinti(llation) + scanner
Related formsscin·ti·scan·ning, noun
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scintiscanner in Medicine

scintiscanner

(sĭntĭ-skăn′ər)
n.
  1. The apparatus used to make a scintigram.
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