Busy. Please wait.

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know (0)
Know (0)
remaining cards (0)
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

x-ray film

Radiology POS 805/806

film base a flexible piece of plastic that provides a stable support for the film emulsion as well as strength
film emulsion a coating on radiographic film attached to the film base by an adhesive layer; a mixture of gelatin and silver halide crystals
latent image the invisible image produced when the film is exposed to x-rays; remains invisible until the film is processed.
halide a compound of a halogen and another element that is suspended in the gelatin of the emulsion
periapical film used to examine the entire tooth and supporting bone
identification dot a small raised bump seen in one corner of each intraoral film packet, used to determine film orientation
nonscreen film an occlusal film that does not require teh use of screens for exposure
occlusal film size 4 intraoral film that patients will "occlude" on the entire film
Created by: mdeose1