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CT scan Numerous x-ray beams and a set of electronic x-ray detectors rotate around the patient to measure the amount of radiation that is being absorbed throughout their body
Ultrasound A wand that is called a transducer is glided on the outside of the body over a specific organ or area of the body.
MRI radio waves along with strong magnetic fields to collect and correlate deflections that are caused by atoms.
Thermography infrared radiation from the human body to detect tumors
Radiologists are medical doctors that specialize in creating pictures of things inside the body and then interpreting them
X-rays have waves that are very close together and they are about the length of a single molecule
fluoroscopy the image of the part is formed on a fluorescent screen by the transmitted radiation
PET looks at organs in the body by using a special type of camera and a tracer that is a radioactive chemical.
Teleradiology electronically transmitting of digital medical images such as x-rays and CT scans over networks
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