X-ray machine

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Noun1.X-ray machine - an apparatus that provides a source of X rays
apparatus, setup - equipment designed to serve a specific function
fluoroscope, roentgenoscope - an X-ray machine that combines an X-ray source and a fluorescent screen to enable direct observation
tomograph - X-ray machine in which a computer builds a detailed image of a particular plane through an object from multiple X-ray measurements
X-ray tube - a vacuum tube containing a metal target onto which a beam of electrons is directed at high energy for the generation of X rays
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A terrifying footage captured the moment a boy in China got his arm stuck in an X-ray machine while trying to retrieve his candy from under the scanner.
FAISALABAD -- A mobile X-Ray machine has been donated to Children's hospital by the Patient Welfare Society, here on Tuesday.
Others are a digital and portable X-ray machine, a digital ultrasound machine, an MRI scanner, an image intensifier, a C-Arm machine, and a digital dental X-ray machine.
Another outdated 1985 model X-Ray machine is installed at Radiology Department in CMCH Teaching Block and same is the condition of X-Ray machine working in Urology Department where rush of patients is increasing day by day multiplying the woes of the ailing populace.
He said that in a local hospital a new X-ray machine is out of order and an old X-ray machine of 1985 is operational.
Rawalpindi -- The management of Radiology Department of Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH) has dumped a precious X-Ray machine under open sky near medical store instead of installing it in the department to cater to the needs of hundreds of patients, informed official sources on Monday.
MINGORA -- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Mohibullah Khan here on Sunday took notice of the absence of digital X-ray machine in Saidu Group of Teaching and Central Hospitals.
The conventional X-ray machine takes 15-20 minutes to process the image while this system process the images within few seconds.
A Customs official described how the defendant used "advanced techniques" by covering the detergent with a transparent material to conceal its content when run through an X-ray machine.
QUETTA -- The only X-ray machine in the trauma centre of the government's Civil Hospital, Quetta has been out of service for the last many days compelling patients to opt for private clinics.
QUETTA: The X-Ray machine in the only government's Trauma Center in Civil Hospital went out of service from past many days compelling patients to turn private clinics.Despite Chief Minister Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo surprise visit in Civil Hospital's Trauma Center few days back the X-Ray machine is yet to be re-functional as patients have been facing grievous difficulties.