Definition of fluoroscopy in English:

fluoroscopy

noun

  • See fluoroscope

    • ‘The radiologist uses fluoroscopy for a total of 10 to 15 minutes during the entire procedure, and the exposure is intermittent.’
    • ‘The radiology technologist performs fluoroscopy so that the surgeon can verify the correct position of the artificial disc in the AP and lateral planes.’
    • ‘However, unlike conventional fluoroscopy, CT fluoroscopy employs a tightly collimated beam that confines the skin dose to a narrow area.’
    • ‘Ultrasound and X-ray fluoroscopy have long been used in this role, though both have certain drawbacks.’
    • ‘The x-ray teams were aware, to some extent, of the danger to themselves from radiation exposure, particularly from fluoroscopy.’