lucency

  • 1 Lucency — Lu cen*cy, n. The quality of being lucent. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 lucency — 1650s, from LUCENT (Cf. lucent) + CY (Cf. cy). Lucence is from late 15c …

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  • 3 lucency — lucent ► ADJECTIVE literary ▪ shining. DERIVATIVES lucency noun. ORIGIN from Latin lucere shine …

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  • 4 lucency — noun ( es) Etymology: lucent + cy : the quality or state of being lucent : luminosity a color … with the lucency of porcelain John Hersey …

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  • 5 lucency — noun Date: 1656 the quality or state of being lucent …

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  • 6 lucency — See lucent. * * * …

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  • 7 lucency — noun a) The quality of being lucent. b) A pale area revealed in radiography, computed tomography, or similar examination technique …

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  • 8 lucency — lu·cen·cy …

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  • 9 lucent — lucency; Rare, lucence, n. lucently, adv. /looh seuhnt/, adj. 1. shining. 2. translucent; clear. [1490 1500; < L lucent (s. of lucens), prp. of lucere to shine. See LUCID, ENT] * * * …

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  • 10 Nuchal scan — A nuchal scan is a sonographic prenatal screening scan (ultrasound) to help identify higher risks of chromosomal defects including Down s syndrome in a fetus, particularly for older women who have higher risks of such pregnancies. High thickness… …

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  • 11 Tuberculosis radiology — Main article: Tuberculosis Radiology is used in the diagnosis of tuberculosis.Chest X rayA posterior anterior chest X ray is the standard view used; other views (lateral or lordotic) or CT scans may be necessary.In active pulmonary TB,… …

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  • 12 Ameloblastoma — Infobox Disease Name = Ameloblastoma Caption = DiseasesDB = 31676 ICD10 = ICD10|D|16|5|d|10 ICD9 = ICD9|213.1 ICDO = 9310/0 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D000564 Ameloblastoma is a rare, benign tumor of… …

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  • 13 Osteochondritis dissecans — For other uses, see OCD (disambiguation). Osteochondritis dissecans Classification and external resources A large flap lesion in the femur head typical of late stage Osteochondritis dissecans. In this case …

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  • 14 Osteoid osteoma — Classification and external resources Osteoid osteoma of the trochanter minor: X ray and MRI with marked sclerosis around the nidus. ICD O: 9191/0 …

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  • 15 Rose Garden Coburg — The Rose Garden in Coburg is a park in the Ketschen outskirts between the Ketschentor (town gate) and the Angerturnhalle (gymnasium). In former times was at that place the Zollbauernwiese , a grassland, which bought the city of Coburg in 1846. In …

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  • 16 Tracheobronchial injury — Classification and external resources Reconstruction of the trachea and bronchi with x ray computed tomography showing disruption of the right main bronchus with abnormal lucency (arrow) …

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  • 17 lucently — See lucency. * * * …

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  • 18 lucent — adjective /ˈluːsənt/ a) Emitting light; shining, luminous. her dilated eyes fixed with a horror stricken fascination upon the pygmy burial ground, in that broad, lucent expanse of the yellow moonlight which was still streaming through the… …

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  • 19 glioblastoma — glio·blas·to·ma .glī (.)ō bla stō mə n, pl mas also ma·ta mət ə a malignant rapidly growing astrocytoma of the central nervous system and usu. of a cerebral hemisphere called also spongioblastoma * * * n. the most aggressive type of brain tumour… …

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  • 20 lightness — Synonyms and related words: Munsell chroma, achroma, achromasia, achromatosis, agility, airiness, airy texture, albescence, albinism, albino, albinoism, amiable weakness, anemia, ashiness, attenuation, big deal, blondness, bloodlessness, bounce,… …

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