TITLE

quantum mottle

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1835
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "quantum mottle" is presented. It refers to a phenomena where an insufficient number of x-ray photons strike the radiographic image receptor during an exposure. The phenomenon causes a speckled or snowy appearing nonuniform intensity over the areas of similar densities on the film.
ACCESSION #
21243227

 

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