Department of Radiology
Index

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C

D

E

F

G

H

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J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

X

Y

Z

 

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ala of the sacrum

antecubital fossa

arm

atlantoaxial joint

attenuation

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bilateral

both

C...

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calvarium/calvaria

celiac axis

central canal

cholelithiasis

COPD

CT scan technique

D...

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E...

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ectasia

emphysema

enthesopathy

ethmoid sinus

eye

F...

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fecal stasis

femoral vessel

film

flat plate

frontal view

G...

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H...

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hip fracture

history of anatomical nomenclature

I...

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ileocecal valve

interphalangeal joints

J...

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K...

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L...

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lamina papyracae

M...

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main portal vein

main pulmonary artery

mainstem bronchus

major and minor lung fissures

may suggest

maxillary ostium

mechanical small bowel obstruction

medical renal disease

multiple

N...

nephrolithiasis

nerve root

nodular mass

nonspecific bowel gas pattern

non quantitative terms

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O...

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orbit

P...

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partial small bowel obstruction

preseptal

prominent

prostate gland

Q...

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R...

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radiograph/radiography

retro-orbital

right pulmonary artery

S...

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seminal vesicle

skull

stable

subcutaneous emphysema

T...

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Terminologia Anatomica

U...

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V...

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vascular calcifications

veins

W...

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