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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 aBSI product is designed to calculate the disease burden of metastatic prostate cancer by quantifying the hotspots on whole-body bone scans and automatically generate a bone scan index, which has been validated as a prognostic imaging biomarker for survival.
All flaps survived completely, confirmed by well vascularized femoral head and neck showing increased activity on bone scan. Repeat MRI scan at 1 year showed halting of disease progression and some improvement in internal architecture of the femoral head.
The primary diagnostic imaging study in suspected child abuse is either a bone scan and X-ray series or a complete radiographic skeletal survey by X-ray series in babies and infants [11].
The lack of uptake on bone scan and FGD PET along with disappearance of lesions on the non-contrast enhanced CT portion of the PET/CT (Figure 3(b)) implies that the apparent osteoblastic lesions were merely vertebral marrow enhancement secondary to collaterals formation and venous flow through the vertebral venous plexus in the cervical and thoracic spine [5].
When to perform preoperative bone scan for kidney cancer staging.
She'll have a bone scan in Troytown next week and that will tell us a good bit more.
Repeat bone mineral density (BMD) testing in older men and women ay not improve the ability to predict fractures beyond the insight gained from the original bone scan, researchers report.
The diagnostic techniques used in this study were;heart scan (Rest and Stress MIBI), bone scan, renal
This clinical entity may be imaged by one, or a combination of, the following procedures: a 3-phase bone scan, Ga-67 imaging and labelled leukocyte scintigraphy.
QI'VE been offered a bone scan after breaking my wrist.
A bone scan showed an increased technetium-99m (99mTc) radioisotope uptake at the left clavicle, ankle, sacroiliac joints, and T8 thoracic disc (Figure 2).
"A bone scan was done after his lower-back pain worsened in the past week, showing inflammation in the bottom vertebrae of the spine."
The bottom line is that you should talk to your doctor about how often you need a bone scan. "As with any medical decision in older adults, it is important to keep in mind the patient's other medical conditions, functional status, life expectancy, and personal preferences," says Dr.
Osteopoikilosis does not demonstrate increased uptake of radiopharmaceutical material on a nuclear medicine bone scan. This characteristic, in combination with stability over time, differentiates it from osteoblastic bone metastases, the most important differential diagnosis.