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Medical imaging

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term525782
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/05/2014
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The production of visual representations of body parts, tissues, or organs, for use in clinical diagnosis. Computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and ultrasounds are examples of medical imaging techniques.

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