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 (rĕnt′gə-nŏl′ə-jē, -jə-, rŭnt′-)
Radiology employing x-rays.

roent′gen·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), roent′gen·o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
roent′gen·o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
roent′gen·ol′o·gist n.
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(ˌrɒntɡəˈnɒlədʒɪ; -tjə-; ˌrɛnt-) or


(Medicine) an obsolete name for radiology
roentgenological, röntgenological adj
ˌroentgenoˈlogically, ˌröntgenoˈlogically adv
ˌroentgenˈologist, ˌröntgenˈologist n
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(ˌrɛnt gəˈnɒl ə dʒi, -dʒə-, ˌrʌnt-)

the branch of medicine dealing with diagnosis and therapy through x-rays.
[1910–15; roentgen (ray) earlier name for x-rays (after W. K. Roentgen, their discoverer) + -o- + -logy]
roent`gen•o•log′ic (-nlˈɒdʒ ɪk) roent`gen•o•log′i•cal, adj.
roent`gen•ol′o•gist, n.
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roentgenology, röntgenology

the science and use of x rays, especially in the diagnosis and treatment of illness and disease. — roentgenologist, röntgenologist, n.
See also: Medical Specialties
the use of x rays in the treatment of illness and disease. — roentgenologist, röntgenologist, n.
See also: Remedies
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12, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Aspirin therapy can improve liver function and survival in patients who have received chemoembolization or transarterial embolization for hepatocellular carcinoma, according to a study published in the September issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology.
The exhibitions concern the prehistoric and Middle Age settlement of Ke#382marok, the development of the town in the 13th to 19th centuries, the Shooting Society of Ke#382marok, the Society of Spiscaron Doctors and Chemists, Doctor Vojtech Alexander, founder of roentgenology in the Hungarian empire, history of Ke#382marok in the 19th and 20th centuries, historical portraits and Jewish community in Ke#382marok.The visiting of the castle is connected with visiting the castle chapel and lookout tower.
Based on the copy of the policy that circulated online, pregnant students are prohibited from enrolling in Clinical Dentistry subjects and other programs deemed dangerous for the mother and child such as Roentgenology, Anesthesiology, Endodontics, Hospital Dentistry and Community Dentistry.
The institution, in a statement late Tuesday afternoon, said that PCC abides by its policy of pregnancy tests for female students who are enrolling in courses such as Clinical Dentistry, Roentgenology, Anesthesiology, and Endodontics, that "would endanger both mother and child."
Part of the memorandum noted that pregnant students must not enroll in courses such as Clinical Dentistry, Roentgenology, Anesthesiology, and Endodontics - subjects that could 'endanger both mother and child.'
According to a July 2018 study published in the American Journal of Roentgenology, CTC-positive rates for large colorectal polyps and masses were higher in patients 65 years old or older with symptoms of colorectal cancers (CRC).
"Lipoma and Liposarcoma: Evaluation Using CT and MR Imaging." American Journal of Roentgenology 169.21997;589-594.
American Journal of Roentgenology 2006;186(5):1256-1259.
Wolson, "Roentgenology of sporotrichosis," American Journal of Roentgenology, vol.
Park et al., "Targeted sonography for small hepatocellular carcinoma discovered by CT or MRI: Factors affecting sonographic detection," American Journal of Roentgenology, vol.