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BARIUM MEAL
RADIATION
PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATE
NON INVASIVE
RADIOGRAPH
TOMOGRAPHY
LUNGS
AIR
BLOOD
SOFT TISSUE
BONE
LEADPLATE
CTSCAN
CATSCAN
IONIZING
XRAY

X-ray imaging Word Search

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radiographer
electrons
ultrasound
radiation
endoscopy
tomography
lungs
bones
exposure
xray
medicine
ionising
cat scan
barium salts
organ
tissue
attenuatuion
absorbtion
cathode

Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging Crossword

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Radiologist: A medical doctor who specializes in ______ radiology
A CT scan is a two-dimensional view of ______ being evaluated tissue
MRI is most valuable for images of the heart, large blood vessels, ______, and soft tissues brain
Patients with implanted metal devices such as __________, wires, clips, or prosthetic valves are not eligible for MRI's pacemakers
Mammography is the method for screening for breast ______ cancer
PET scans provide color-coded images that indicate the degree and intensity of the ________ process metabolic
During an ultrasound, sound waves are reflected back into the ______ transducer
X-rays use high-energy ________ waves electromagnetic
Protection must be provided for testicles and ovaries to prevent ______-induced abnormalities radiation
______ ______ declared he was scared of X-rays Thomas Edison

X-rays Word Search

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Description

radiation protection
radiation exposure
dosimeters
ionization chambers
flat panel detectors
photographic film
photographic plates
spectrum
xray photons
cell damage
ionizing radiation
spatial distribution
flux
rays
beam
imaging
roentgen rays
roentgenograms
radiation
electromagnetic
waves
radiowave
roentgen
bones
scientist
xray

Rad Tech Week 2017 Word Scramble

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Word Scramble
Description

barium
chest xray
bone density
echocardiogram
nuclear medicine
radiation
ultrasound
fluoroscopy
roentgen
technologist
fracture
radiograph
computed tomography
radiopaque
patient care
magnetic resonance
imaging
positron emission tomography
radiolucent
mammography
cathode ray tube
bone
radiologist
bucky
scan

Medical interventions Crossword

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Description

Non invasive, used to produce images of the body, examines teeth lungs, breasts, heart, blood vessels, and digestive tract X-ray
Series of x-ray views taken from many different angles, examines chest, abdomen, pelvis, spine, and other skeletal structures Ct scan
powerful magnets and radio waves to examine brain, spine, joint, abdomen, blood vessels and pelvis MRI
Career were one of your main tasks is to use radiation in the form of x-rays, magnetic resonance imaging to diagnose and treat patients for a variety of injuries. MRI Radiographer
Uses computed tomography equipment to take images of a patients body from different angles CT radiographer
Tending to invade normal tissue Malignant
A Gene which can transform a cell into a tumour cell Oncogene
Not harmful Benign
Remove tissue of the body to make an analysis Biopsy
A disease caused by uncontrolled cell division Cancer
Gene that protects a cell from one step on the path of cancer Tumor suppressor
The division of a cell into two daughter cells Cell division
Development of new blood vessels Angiogenesis
The death of cells Apoptasis
Normally function to fix minor cell damage DNA repair genes
The most famous molecule, it is mutated in about half of all tumours P53 gene
Allows p53 to activate other genes after binding to their regulatory regions Transactivation domain
Responsible for p53 ability to bind regulatory sequences of genes DNA binding domain
Domain responsible for bringing four individual p53 molecules together Complexing domain
Regulates p53, which is the product of an oncogene Mdm2
Nuclear imaging test that helps diagnose and track several types of bone disease Bone scan
Variety of machines and techniques that can create pictures of the structures and activities inside your body Diagnostic imaging
A collection of microscopic DNAspots attached to a solid surface DNA microarray
A type of cancer that starts in the bones Osteosarcoma
A medical specialty that uses imaging to diagnose and treat diseases seen within the body Radiology
Any attribute characteristic or exposure of an individual that increases the likelihood of developing a disease or injury Risk factor
Cancer occurring occasionally, silly or in scattered instances Sporadic cancer
These include: smoking & obesity Behavioral risk factor
One single p53 Non-functional
In normal cells close proximity will trigger the cells to stop replicating Inhibition

Medical Imaging Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Abdomen
Anode
Arthrogram
Barium
Bones
Cathode
Chest
Clavicle
CT Scan
Dexa
Digital
Exposure
Extremities
Femur
Fluoroscopy
Fracture
Fuchs
Gadolinium
Imaging
Isovue
Knee
Lead
Magnet
Mammography
MRI
Myelogram
Nuclear Medicine
Pelvis
Portable
Radiation
Radiograph
Radiologist
Radiopaque
Radius
Ribs
Roentgen
Shoulder
Skeleton
Skull
Spine
Technologist
Trauma
Ultrasound
Xray

Rad Tech Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The uptake of energy from radiation by the tissue or medium through which it passes. Absorption
A naturally occurring metal; a contrast material. Barium
A unidirectional emission of electromagnetic radiation or particles. Beam
A method of examining blood vessels utilizing X-rays and injection of iodine-rich contrast material. Computed Tomography
Radiation absorbed by person’s body. Dose
A measure of ionization in air caused by X-rays or gamma rays only. Exposure
A unit of measurement for absorbed dose. Gray
The energy of an explosion that is equivalent to an explosion of 1,000 tons of TNT. Kiloton
A diagnostic radiologic modality, in which the nuclei of the hydrogen atoms in a patient are aligned in a strong, uniform magnetic field, absorb energy from tuned radio pulses, then emit radio signals. Magnetic Resonance
A special kind of X-ray technique used to screen for breast cancer. Mammography
A basic unit of absorbed radiation dose. Rad
Radiant energy from waves or subatomic particles. Radiation
A physician trained in the diagnostic and/or therapeutic use of X-rays and radionuclides, radiation physics, and biology. Radiologist
The international unit of exposure dose for X-rays or gamma rays. Roentgen
The process of obtaining an image for diagnostic examination using X-rays. Radiography
The personnel working in any discipline or specialty area of radiologic technology. Rad Tech
Having something that will absorb radiation between you and the source of the radiation. Shielding
Beams that pass through the body to produce images of anatomical structures. Xray

Chapter 38 and 39 Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

radiation protection concept meaning, "As Low as Reasonably Achievable" ALARA
The positive electron in the x-ray tube Anode
basic unit of matter Atom
The negative electrode in the x-ray tube Cathode
x-rays at the center of the beam. Central Ray
difference in degrees of blackness on an image contrast
The portion of the x-ray unit that contains the master switch, indicator light, selection buttons, and the exposure button. control panel
the overall darkness or blackness of an image density
the process of recording images of the teeth and adjacent structures by exposure to x-radiation dental radiography
a filmless method of capturing an image and displaying it by using an image receptor, an electronic signal, and a computer to process and store the image. digital imaging
change in the size of an image caused by incorrect vertical angulation distortion
the amount of energy absorbed by tissues dose (of radiation)
a device used to detect and measure an accumulated dosage of radiation dosimeter
a negatively charged particle in the atom electron
the ability to do work energy
flexible arm that is attached to the x-ray tubehead extension arm
effect of radiation that are passed on to future generations through genetic cells genetic effects
film based or digitally produced recordings of anatomic structures image
a recording medium (or device) for an image, normally film, phosphor storage plate (PSP), or a digital sensor. image receptor
the total energy of the x-ray beam intensity
an electrically charged particle ion
process by which electrons are removed from atoms, causing the harmful effects of radiation in humans. ionization
highest voltage of x-ray tube used during exposure kilovoltage peak
time between exposure to ionizing radiation and the appearance of symptoms latent period
device used to protect the reproductive and blood-forming tissues from scatter radiation lead apron
the proportional enlargement of an image Magnification
anything that occupies space and has form or shape matter
one one-thousandth (1/1000) of an ampere; a unit of measurement used to describe the intensity of an electrical current. milliampere
the blurred or indistinct area that surrounds an image penumbra
a minute (tiny) bundle of pure energy that has no weight or mass photon
the most penetrating beam produced at the target of the anode Primary beam
the mean energy or penetrating ability of the x-ray beam. quality

RADIOLOGY TECH WEEK Word Search

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Word Search
Description

BARIUM
BONE
CHEST
COMMINUTED
COMPOUND
CT SCAN
DEXA
DIGITAL
FRACTURE
FUCHS
GREENSTICK
IMAGING
MRI
NUCLEAR MACHINE
PATIENT CARE
RADIATION
RADIOGRAPH
RADIOLOGIST
RADIOPAQUE
ROENTGEN
SPIRAL
TECHNOLOGIST
ULTRASOUND
XRAY

Cancer Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Blood
Blood Cancer
Breast Cancer
Cancer
Carcinoma
CAT Scan
Chemotherapy
Deadly
Intestinal Cancer
Intestines
Leg
Lungs
Lymphoma
Malignant
Mammogram
Metastasis
MRI Scan
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Ovaries
Pancreas
Pancreatic Cancer
Prognosis
Prostate
Prostate Cancer
Symptoms
Thyroid Cancer
X-Ray