Anger camera

noun
\ˈaŋ-gər- \

Definition of Anger camera 

: a gamma camera with vacuum tube photomultipliers that is used primarily in medical imaging Millions of patients all over the world have benefited from diagnosis and treatment that depended on the use of the Anger camera and the innovations made possible by its development.— Henry N. Wagner Jr., The Journal of Nuclear Medicine, November 2003

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First Known Use of Anger camera

1968, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Anger camera

after Hal O. Anger †2005 U.S. electrical engineer

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