Ch 4 Part 2

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Ch 4 Part 2
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Ch 4 Part 2
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  1. infection
    most common form of disease, where parasitic organism such as bacteria, virus or fungi attack body
  2. infectious disease
    presence of infection
  3. trauma
    physical injury
  4. traumatic disease
    disease resulting from trauma
  5. diagnostic imaging
    • noninvasive procedures
    • five types
  6. five types of DI
    • endoscopy
    • CT scan
    • PET scan
    • MRI
    • ultrasound
  7. CT scan
    • computed tomography scanning
    • diagnostic procedure that combines multiple x rays and computer enhancements to produce 3-D image of internal body structures
  8. PET scan
    • positron emission tomography
    • detects the journey of radioactive labeled substance through the body
  9. MRI
    • magnetic resonance imaging
    • magnets that respond to hydrogen atoms in the body by sending signals to computer which analyzes and produces 3-D image
  10. ultrasound imaging
    • sonography
    • pulsation of harmless sound waves through a body region

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