Teleradiology - Glossary

Dr. Nithin Jayan
Medically Reviewed by Dr. Nithin Jayan, MBBS
Last Updated on Jun 23, 2016
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Glossary

Mammograms: Mammograms are x-rays of the chest that are used for detecting breast cancer.

Cardiac angiography: Cardio-angiography is used to view the coronary arteries by injecting a dye and using special x-rays.

Ultrasound: Ultrasound uses sound waves to view structures inside the body.

MRI: MRI uses radio waves in a magnetic field to view images of structures inside the body.

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