CT scanner

Definitions

Electronics

  • An instrument which takes a computed tomography. It is an abbreviation of computed tomography scanner, computerized tomography scanner, or computer tomography scanner.
  • synonymcomputer tomography scanner
  • synonymcomputerized tomography scanner
  • synonymcomputerized axial tomography scanner

Medical

  • noun a device which directs a narrow X-ray beam at a thin section of the body from various angles, using a computer to build up a complete picture of the cross-section.
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