xeroradiography

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noun xe·ro·ra·di·og·ra·phy \ˌzir-ō-ˌrā-dē-ˈä-grə-fē\

Definition of xeroradiography

  1. :  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

1949

First Known Use of xeroradiography

1949


Medical Dictionary

xeroradiography

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noun xe·ro·ra·di·og·ra·phy \ˌzir-ō-ˌrād-ē-ˈäg-rə-fē\

Medical Definition of xeroradiography

plural

xeroradiographies

  1. :  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

xeroradiographic

\-ˌrād-ē-ō-ˈgraf-ik\play adjective

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