PET scan

noun
\ˈpet- \

Definition of PET scan 

: a sectional view of the body constructed by positron-emission tomography

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PET scanner noun
PET scanning noun

First Known Use of PET scan

1980, in the meaning defined above

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PET scan

noun
\ˈpet- \

Medical Definition of PET scan 

: a sectional view of the body constructed by positron-emission tomography

Other Words from PET scan

PET scanning noun

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