Glossary of Medical Terms

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FILLING DEFECT

Displacement of contrast middle by a space-occupying lesion in a radiographic learn of a contrast-filled hollow viscus, such as a polyp on a barium enema; also applied to defects in the otherwise uniform distribution of radionuclide in an organ, such as a metastasis in the liver on a 99mTc-sulfur colloid scan.
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