TITLE

renal scanning

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1877
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "renal scanning" is presented. It refers to a technique of recording renal function, size, and shape by the distribution of a radioactive substance, administered intravenously in the kidney. The emitted radiation is recorded as a photographic film.
ACCESSION #
21243843

 

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