Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
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.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
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



What best characterizes an MRI ? sigittal, frontal, and cross-sectional images are produces using magnetic and radio waves.
Which of the following is true of a radiopaque substances? absorbs most of the x-rays it is exposed to
In a AP view, x-rays pass_____. From the Front to the Back of the Body.
What is an (in-Vivo) test ? Experiments are performed in a living organism.
Radiopaque substances are given and X-rays taken during ? Contrast Studies
X-rays of the renal pelvis and urinary tract after injecting dye into a vein is? IVP
During Cholangiography the _____ is (are) imaged. bile vessels (ducts)
A substance that permits the passage of x-rays is called_____. Radiolucent
What types of imaging uses high frequency inaudible sound waves bounce off body tissues and are the recorded to give information about the anatomy of an internal organ Ultrasonography
X-rays beams are focused on the body onto a screen that glows as a result of the ionizing effect of x-rays during_____. Fluoroscopy
The medical specialty that studies the characteristics and uses of radioactive substances in diagnosis of disease is _____? Nuclear Medicine
A substance that obstructs the passage of X-rays is called ? RaidioPaque
During an Angiography ____ are Imaged? blood vessels or heart chambers
Use of Motion pictures techniques to record x-ray images is ? Cineradiography.
A radiologist _____. specializes in diagnostic techniques such as ultrasound, MRI, and CT scans
During an arthrography ____ is ( are ) imaged. joints
Which best describes a Barium enema? A lower GI series using an enema containing barium sulfate.
What is the meaning of adduction ? moving the part away from the midline.
What best characterizes a CT scan ? using ionizing X-rays and a computer to produce a transverse image of the body organs
In a lateral view , x-rays pass___ from one side of the body to the other
If you need more of the chapters test and answer to quizzes email me
Created by: debbiecisneros
Popular Medical sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards