computed tomography

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computed tomography

[kəm′pyüd·əd tə′mä·grə·fē]
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Abdominal imaging, including an ultrasound, hepatobiliary scan and computed axial tomography (CAT) were unremarkable.
Ultrasound is becoming more popular, but remains second to computed axial tomography.
An Indonesian patient receives a Computed Axial Tomography (CAT) scan aboard the hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19).
April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Medical Systems, LLC (DMS) of San Ramon has announced they have received clearance to market their DMS-C800 Computed Axial Tomography (CAT) Scanner and the DMS-880P Portable B/W Ultrasound system from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
That's where computed axial tomography scanning can make a difference.
First the mummy was examined using a computed axial tomography (CAT) scanner, which took about 1,500 X-ray images of cross sections through the body.
FDA has not been presented with data showing the effectiveness of other methods, such as ultrasound or computed axial tomography (CAT) scans, when used to detect rupture or leakage.

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