Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z

Radiogold colloid

radiogold colloid ra·di·o·gold colloid (rā’dē-ō-gōld’)
A colloidal dispersion of a radioactive isotope of gold that emits a negative beta particle and a gamma ray for each atom of gold present, used for irradiating closed serous cavities and for liver scans.


Read Also:

  • Radiogram

    [rey-dee-oh-gram] /ˈreɪ di oʊˌgræm/ noun 1. a message transmitted by radiotelegraphy. [rey-dee-oh-gram] /ˈreɪ di oʊˌgræm/ noun, British. 1. a combination and record player. /ˈreɪdɪəʊˌɡræm/ noun 1. (Brit) a unit comprising a radio and record player 2. a message transmitted by radiotelegraphy 3. another name for radiograph radiogram ra·di·o·gram (rā’dē-ō-grām’) n. A radiograph.

  • Radiogoniometer

    /ˌreɪdɪəʊˌɡəʊnɪˈɒmɪtə/ noun 1. a device used to detect the direction of radio waves, consisting of a coil that is free to rotate within two fixed coils at right angles to each other

  • Radiograph

    [rey-dee-oh-graf, -grahf] /ˈreɪ di oʊˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/ noun 1. Also called shadowgraph. a photographic image produced by the action of x-rays or nuclear radiation. verb (used with object) 2. to make a radiograph of. /ˈreɪdɪəʊˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf/ noun 1. an image produced on a specially sensitized photographic film or plate by radiation, usually by X-rays or gamma […]

  • Radiographical

    [rey-dee-og-ruh-fee] /ˌreɪ diˈɒg rə fi/ noun 1. the production of radiographs. /ˌreɪdɪˈɒɡrəfɪ/ noun 1. the production of radiographs of opaque objects for use in medicine, surgery, industry, etc n. 1896, from radiograph (1880), originally a device to measure sunshine; from radio-, comb. form of radiation, + -graph. As a type of image-making device, from 1896. […]

Disclaimer: Radiogold colloid definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.