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 MedicineNovember 2003

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Origin and Etymology of anger camera

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


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