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VQ SCANNING

A nuclear medication test that involves the inhalation of a radioactive gas and the injection of a radioactive compound into the bloodstream. A particular camera measures the radioactive compound and generates a image of the lungs. Comparisons are made between the images generated. Pulmonary embolism can be diagnosed using this procedure.
Neusser   Neusser's granules   neuter   neutral   neutral axis of straight beam   neutral beam injection   neutral buffered formalin fixative   neutral-density filter   (0)
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