- another term for scintigram
- ‘Ultrasonography identified a hypodense lesion of 3 cm in the greatest diameter that did not trap the tracer during a scintiscan.’
- ‘Preoperative workup for metastatic breast disease, including radiographs of the thorax, liver ultrasound, bone scintiscans, and blood markers were all negative.’
1960s: from scintillation + scan.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.