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1. A device for producing a scintigram; a scintiscanner.

scin′ti·graph′ic adj.
scin′ti·graph′i·cal·ly adv.
scin·tig′ra·phy (sĭn-tĭg′rə-fē) n.
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(Medicine) of or relating to scintigraphy
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After operative removal or lithotripsy of calculi, scintigraphic examination shows functional recovery of the gland.
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