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SPECT

(spɛkt)
n.
single photon emission computerized tomography: a technique for measuring brain function similar to PET.
[1985–90]
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Scientists surveyed the results of 46,034 brain imaging studies involving single-photon emission computed tomography, or SPECT, a type of 3D gamma ray imaging.
The IAEA had donated a Single-Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT CT Scan), which is a nuclear medicine tomographic imaging technique using gamma rays.
Through this agreement, HealthTrust member facilities will have access to Life Sciences Core Imaging single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) proprietary products, such as Myoview, Ceretec, Indium-Oxine as well as non-GE Healthcare products, such as MDP, Indium In-111, Thallium chloride and Sodium Iodide 1-123 capsules.
Medical or diagnostic imaging is a part of biological imaging and incorporates radiology imaging technologies such as X-ray radiography devices, computed tomography (CT) scanners, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) equipment, medical ultrasonography or ultrasound (2D, 3D, 4D), endoscopy, tactile imaging, thermography, medical photography and nuclear medicine functional imaging techniques as positron emission tomography (PET) and single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT).
IBA Molecular is in the manufacturing and distribution of radiopharmaceutical products that are used in Positron Emission Tomography and Single-Photon Emission Computed Tomography diagnostic and therapeutic molecular imaging procedures.
Single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) and positron emission tomography (PET) imaging are diagnostic imaging techniques that are widely used in a variety of disease areas including oncology, cardiovascular disease, bone disease, and infectious disease.
We conducted a retrospective study to reexamine the value of single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) in the evaluation of patients with neurotologic complaints, and to assess the intra- and inter-radiologist variability of SPECT readings.
The radiolabeled dopamine transporter receptor is used with single-photon emission computed tomography imaging for potential differential diagnosis of Parkinsonian syndromes and Dementia with Lewy Bodies.
Diagnosis of intracranial lymphoma in patients with AIDS: value of 201-Tl single-photon emission computed tomography.
Summary: Muscat: The Sultan Qaboos University Hospital yesterday launched the Single-photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) machine .
A sampling of topics includes small instruments like gas-filled, scintillation, and semiconductor detectors; the gamma camera; single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT); and positron emission tomography (PET).
He and others have proposed coupling olfactory testing with highly specific brain imaging, such as dopamine transporter single-photon emission computed tomography (DAT SPECT).

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