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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.


, radiological
a. radiológico-a, rel. a la radiología.
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OGDEN WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY's chair of radiologic sciences says his own experiences helped spur the idea to use the software, computer technology and ingenuity in his department to create 3-D models of joints for dental-implant planning and facial reconstruction.
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present 749 high-resolution radiologic, cytopathologic, and histopathologic images arranged side-by-side for clinicians like cytopathologists, radiologists, and surgical pathologists who want to understand the radiographic correlates to cytopathologic diagnoses and how radiologic-cytopathologic correlation aids in accurate interpretation of a pathologic process.
Results showed that among a subgroup of 14 patients who had a PET metabolic response to the first cycle of neoadjuvant chemotherapy, a set of 86 genes in pretreatment tumor tissue distinguished those who had a radiologic response on CT after completing all cycles of that chemotherapy, compared with those who did not respond.
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has launched the American Institute of Radiologic Pathology (AIRP) web site (http://www.
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Early therapy with combinations of conventional DMARDs has been shown to retard the radiologic progression of RA for a period of up to 5 years, but until now the effects of initial aggressive DMARD therapy on radiologic prognosis after that were unknown.
Editors Ayer and Jacoby (radiology, Southampton General Hospital, UK) and 10 co-contributors outline a methodical approach radiologic image interpretation.