Definition of Bone scan

1. Noun. (medicine) An X-ray of bone taken after injection of radioactive material that accumulates there and reveals its structure. ¹



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Medical Definition of Bone scan

1. A study of the body skeleton. A dose of radioactive substance is injected and the scan (taken a little time later) reads the distribution of the radioactivity. (16 Dec 1997)

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bone scan (current term)
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bone within a bone

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