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computed tomography (redirected from CAT scanning)
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Related to CAT scanning: Computed tomography scan
, MRI scan
Synonyms for computed tomography
a method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct a series of cross-sectional scans along a single axis
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Unlike CAT scanning
, MRI does not produce any radiation exposure.
Their technique, called seismic tomography, resembles medical CAT scanning
The competition for patients, indications for PET scanning, future reimbursements, competing non-nuclear developing technology, as well as developing hybrid imaging devices using simultaneous CAT scanning
and PET scanning are all variables that will impact on when and what type of fixed imaging our hospital will need into the future.
In contrast, X-ray techniques such as CAT scanning
do not penetrate well through the thick, rock-hard fossil bones of large animals.