Roentgen ray


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Roentgen ray:

see X rayX ray,
invisible, highly penetrating electromagnetic radiation of much shorter wavelength (higher frequency) than visible light. The wavelength range for X rays is from about 10−8 m to about 10−11
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Professor Oliver Lodge used Roentgen rays to image the wrist and the bullet was clearly identified at the base of the 3rd metacarpal.
American Roentgen Ray Society AJR 2000; 174: 1793-4.
The results were presented May 7 at the American Roentgen Ray Society annual meeting.
MIAMI BEACH -- Magnetic resonance imaging visualizes uterine fibroids in enough detail that a potentially ineffective uterine fibroid embolization can be avoided in up to 20% of patients referred for the procedure, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society.
Parker said at the annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society.
Birchard said at the annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society.
Michael Temple said at the annual meeting of the Roentgen Ray Society.
Leading article: InPractice; Quarterly Publication of the American Roentgen Ray Society.
By 1896 his machines with up to eight discs could be adapted as Roentgen ray generators for radiography and electrotherapy treatments in hospital.
MIAMI BEACH -- Mammography can be used after breast cancer surgery to distinguish surgical sequelae from recurrence of cancer, according to a presentation at the annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society.
MIAMI BEACH -- Computer-aided diagnosis significantly improves physician detection of polyps using CT colonoscopy, especially for less experienced doctors, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society.
Priscilla Slanetz reported during the annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society.