xeroradiography


xe·ro·ra·di·og·ra·phy

noun \ˌzir-ō-ˌrā-dē-ˈä-grə-fē\

Definition of XERORADIOGRAPHY

:  radiography used especially in mammographic screening for breast cancer that produces an image using X-rays in a manner similar to the way an image is produced by light in xerography

First Known Use of XERORADIOGRAPHY

1949

xe·ro·ra·di·og·ra·phy

noun \ˌzir-ō-ˌrād-ē-ˈäg-rə-fē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural xe·ro·ra·di·og·ra·phies

Medical Definition of XERORADIOGRAPHY

: radiography used especially in mammographic screening for breast cancer that produces an image using X-rays in a manner similar to the way an image is produced by light in xerography
xe·ro·ra·dio·graph·ic \-ˌrād-ē-ō-ˈgraf-ik\ adjective

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