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fluo·ros·co·py(flo͝o-rŏs′kə-pē, flô-, flō-)
n. pl. fluo·ros·co·pies
Examination by means of a fluoroscope.
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(Medicine) examination of a person or object by means of a fluoroscope
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A technique for viewing internal organs in which a continuous series of x-rays is taken, and the images are processed by a computer before being projected onto a display screen. Fluoroscopy makes it possible to see moving images of the body system being examined.
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an examination by means of a screen coated with a fluorescent substance responsive to radiation from x rays. — fluoroscopic, adj.See also: Radiation
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n. fluoroscopía, uso del fluoroscopio para examinar los tejidos y otras estructuras internas del cuerpo.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
fluoroscopyn (pl -pies) fluoroscopia
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