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Any of several techniques for creating three-dimensional images of the internal structure of a solid object by analyzing the propagation of waves of energy, such as x-rays or seismic waves, through the object.

[Greek tomos, section; see tome + -graphy.]

to′mo·gram′ (tō′mə-grăm′) n.
to′mo·graph′ (-grăf′) n.
to′mo·graph′ic adj.
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(Medicine) an x-ray photograph of a selected plane section of the human body or some other solid object
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(ˈtoʊ məˌgræm)

the visual record produced by tomography.
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n (Med) → Tomogramm nt, → Tomografie f
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n. tomograma, radiografía seccionada de una parte del cuerpo.
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n tomografía (estudio)
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Chest X-ray showed an inhomogeneous opacity in the left lower zone with raised left diaphragm (Figure 1), and CECT (contrast-enhanced computer tomogram) chest showed a hypodense lesion with irregular margins in the anterior segment of the left lower lobe adjacent to the descending aorta and associated subcarinal lymphadenopathy (Figures 2 and 3).
Contrast-enhanced computed tomogram showed heterogeneously enhancing soft tissue mass lesion in the right posterolateral wall of nasopharynx measuring 6 x 3.7 x 4 cm with erosion of the adjacent bone with involvement of the pterygoid muscles (Figure 2).
A staging positron emission tomogram (PET) done after the navigational bronchoscopy once a malignant diagnosis was confirmed showed FDG avidity in the RUL lesion (SUV 2), along with an FDG-avid left infrahilar mass (SUV 11) within the LLL consolidation (Figure 1(d)).
This mass was not seen on an abdominal computed tomogram (CT) performed four weeks earlier.