Exploration. Definition

Medical Definition: Exploration

Picture of structures inside the body. The explorations are often used to diagnose, stage and monitor disease include liver scans, bone scans, computed tomography (CT) or computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). In the case of a liver scan and bone scan, radioactive substances are injected into the bloodstream collect in these organs. It uses a scanner that detects the radiation to create images. In the case of computed tomography, connects an x-ray machine to a computer to create images of internal organs of the body. In the case of MRI, using a large magnet connected to a computer to create images of areas inside the body.

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