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ra·di·ol·o·gy

 (rā′dē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
1. The branch of medicine that deals with diagnostic images of anatomic structures made through the use of electromagnetic radiation or sound waves and that treats disease through the use of radioactive compounds. Radiological imaging techniques include x-rays, CT scans, PET scans, MRIs, and ultrasonograms.
2. The use of radiation for the scientific examination of material structures; radioscopy.

ra′di·o·log′i·cal (-ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl), ra′di·o·log′ic (-lŏj′ĭk) adj.
ra′di·o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
ra′di·ol′o·gist n.

radiology

(ˌreɪdɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the use of X-rays and radioactive substances in the diagnosis and treatment of disease
ˌradiˈologist n

ra•di•ol•o•gy

(reɪ diˈɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the branch of medicine dealing with x-rays, other radiation, and various imaging techniques for diagnosis and treatment.
[1895–1900]
ra`di•ol′o•gist, n.

ra·di·ol·o·gy

(rā′dē-ŏl′ə-jē)
The branch of medicine that deals with the use of x-rays and other forms of radiation in diagnosis and treatment.

radiology

1. the science that studies x rays or radiation from radioactive substances, esp. for medical purposes.
2. the examination or photographing of parts of the body with such rays.
3. the interpretation of the resulting photographs. — radiologist, n.radiologie, radiological, adj.
See also: Radiation
the medical specialty involving the use of radiation for diagnosis and therapy. — radiologist, n. — radiologie, radiological, adj.
See also: Medical Specialties

radiology

The branch of medicine that deals with the use of Xrays and radioactive substances in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.radiology - the branch of medical science dealing with the medical use of X-rays or other penetrating radiationradiology - the branch of medical science dealing with the medical use of X-rays or other penetrating radiation
radioscopy, radiology - (radiology) examination of the inner structure of opaque objects using X rays or other penetrating radiation
tracer - (radiology) any radioactive isotope introduced into the body to study metabolism or other biological processes
target organ - (radiology) organ intended to receive the therapeutic dose of a radioactive substance
medical science - the science of dealing with the maintenance of health and the prevention and treatment of disease
2.radiology - (radiology) examination of the inner structure of opaque objects using X rays or other penetrating radiation
tomography, imaging - (medicine) obtaining pictures of the interior of the body
fluoroscopy - examination of body structures using a fluoroscope
radiology - the branch of medical science dealing with the medical use of X-rays or other penetrating radiation
Translations
راديولوجيا: الطِّب الأشْعاعيعِلْم المواد المُشِعَّه
radiologierentgenologie
radiologi
radiológia
geislunarfræîigeislunarlækningar
radiologasradiologijarentgenologija
rádiológiaröntgenológia

radiology

[ˌreɪdɪˈɒlədʒɪ] Nradiología f

radiology

[ˌreɪdiˈɒlədʒi] nradiologie fradio operator nopérateur/trice m/f radio invradio play npièce f radiophoniqueradio programme némission f de radioradio silence nsilence m radio
to maintain radio silence → maintenir le silence radioradio station n (= broadcasting organization) → station f de radioradio taxi nradio-taxi mradio telephone radiotelephone [ˌreɪdiəʊˈtɛlifəʊn] nradiotéléphone mradio telescope nradiotélescope m

radiology

nRadiologie f; (X-ray also) → Röntgenologie f

radiology

[ˌreɪdɪˈɒlədʒɪ] nradiologia

radiology

(reidiˈolədʒi) noun
1. the branch of medicine involving the use of radioactive substances and radiation in the diagnosis (and treatment) of diseases.
2. the scientific study of (the use of) radioactive substances and radiation.
ˌradiˈologist noun

ra·di·ol·o·gy

n. radiología, ciencia que trata de los rayos-x o rayos que provienen de sustancias radiactivas, esp. para uso médico.

radiology

n radiología, rama de la medicina que se ocupa de las imágenes diagnósticas y su uso para guiar intervenciones
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