Medical Definition of HRCT

1. Computed tomography with narrow collimation to reduce volume-averaging and an edge-enhancing reconstruction algorithm to sharpen the image, sometimes with a restricted field of view to minimise the size of pixels in the region imaged; used particularly for lung imaging. Hypocycloidal tomography, body section radiography using a complex film and tube motion with a pattern resembling a three-leaf clover. (05 Mar 2000)



Lexicographical Neighbors of HRCT

HP5
HP6
HP7
HPC
HPL
HPLC
HPMC
HPPD
HPPE
HQ
HQL
HQP
HR
HRA
HRCT (current term)
HRH
HRM
HRMS
HRT
HRU
HS
HS-DSCH
HS-PDSCH
HS-SCCH
HS1
HS2
HSBC
HSCSD
HSDI

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