kVp

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kVp

(electronics)
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SD, standard deviation; IQR, interquartile range; HU, Hounsfiled Unit; kVp, kilovoltage peak; VNC, virtual noncontrast image; keV, kiloelectron volt.
Additionally, the 2 tubes can be operated independently at different kilovoltage peak (kVp) and milliamperage (mAs) settings.
Exposures were made at 70 kVp (kilovoltage peak) and 7 mA (milliamperage) on Kodak DF58 Ultraspeed periapical film using the Gendex GX 770 Intraoral X-ray System.