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Microscintigraphy

microscintigraphy

imaging of small anatomic structures by use of a radionuclide in conjunction with a special collimator which magnifies the image; for example, the use of technetium-99m in conjunction with a pinhole collimator to image the lacrimal drainage.

Origin: micro-_ scintigraphy


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