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Synonyms for scan

glance over

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look

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to view broadly or from a height

to look through reading matter casually

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the act of scanning

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an image produced by scanning

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examine minutely or intensely

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examine hastily

make a wide, sweeping search of

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conform to a metrical pattern

move a light beam over

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read metrically

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obtain data from magnetic tapes

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The less expensive machines brought down the price of bone scans.
It is easily diagnosed on x-ray (I ordered the bone scan because I was looking for cancer).
In addition, a gallium bone scan showed increased uptake in the base of the skull.
After examining the claimant on March 1, 2000, the examining physician stated in his report that the triphasic bone scan and right shoulder MRI would be "most helpful" and they would indicate an objective basis for the claimant's symptoms where the symptoms were "out of proportion to the objective findings.
Therefore, a bone scan is usually performed along with other tests.
In addition, therapy in these patients is quite difficult to gauge because radiological changes are generally slow to occur and difficult to detect even with bone scan measurements.
A triple-phase bone scan showed an area accumulation in the acetabulum region of the right hip.
Any person who has broken a bone in adulthood and every woman with MS at menopause should have a bone scan.
When no improvement occurred, an orthopedist was consulted, and he ordered a bone scan and a splint.
All patients had bone metastases on bone scan and 41% had measurable soft tissue disease.
His display convinced the tourists to send him for an MRI scan to determine whether he had any soft tissue damage just a week after he was given the all-clear by a bone scan and he now faces an anxious wait to discover whether he is going to be the third player to face an early exit from the tour.
Her findings showed that the results from a peripheral bone scan can flag women with an elevated breast cancer risk.
Results from an MRI and a bone scan suggest that it is a benign bone tumor.
SAN DIEGO -- Combined use of two tests--a bone scan and a test in which the clavicle and acromion are compressed--effectively and noninvasively screen patients for possible acromioclavicular joint pain, Dr.
However, the England medical staff are planning a bone scan to establish the exact nature of the injury in the next 24 hours.