Definition of scintigram in English:

scintigram

noun

Medicine
  • An image of an internal part of the body produced by scintigraphy.

    • ‘In cases in which MRI scan does not reveal stress fracture, clinicians may consider using bone scintigrams.’
    • ‘Evaluation criteria used to confirm the diagnosis of cholelithiasis include radiological evaluation using biliary scintigram and ultrasound and laboratory results that indicate elevations in serum’
    • ‘Distant metastasis was detected clinically by an iodine 131 scintigram.’

Origin

1950s: from scintillation + -gram.

Pronunciation:

scintigram

/ˈsɪntɪɡram/