computed tomography [also called CT scan, computerized tomography, computerized axial tomography, and CAT scan]


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A series of pictures of areas inside the body. The pictures are taken from many angles by an x-ray computer linked to a computer.

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Audio contributed by: Dr. Andrew von Eschenbach

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