computed axial tomography definition

  • noun:
    • A medical imaging process concerning the usage of multiple X-ray pictures to make a three dimensional image of organs.
    • A scan made by this system, a computed axial tomography scan.
    • a way of examining human body body organs by checking them with X rays and utilizing a computer to create a series of cross-sectional scans along an individual axis
    • A medical imaging procedure involving the usage of numerous X-ray images to create a three dimensional picture of internal organs.
    • A scan created by this technique, a computed axial tomography scan.
    • a way of examining human body body organs by checking them with X rays and using a pc to make a number of cross-sectional scans along one axis
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