Irradiation
Health dictionary
Untitled Document
Search :      

Art dictionary
Financial dictionary
Hollywood dictionary
Insurance dictionary
Literature dictionary
Real Estate dictionary
Tourism dictionary

 
  Irradiation



Irradiation

   Treatment by ionizing radiation, such as x-rays, or radioactive sources such as radioactive iodine seeds. See radiation therapy.

RELATED TERMS
--------------------------------------

X-rays
Electromagnetic radiations that, because of their penetrating power, are used to record on film shadows of the varying densities within a part of the body.



SIMILAR TERMS
--------------------------------------



PREVIOUS AND NEXT TERMS
--------------------------------------

Intracranial
Within the skull.

Intradural
Beneath the dura mater.

Intrathecal
Injection into the sub-arachnoid space of the meninges. Usually done by lumbar puncture.

Intratumoral
Injection into a tumor (usually performed during surgery).

Intraventricular
Injection into a ventricle.

Irradiation

Intern
A medical doctor who has completed medical school and is in the first year of additional training.

Immunoassay
Detection and assay of substances by serological (immunological) methods; in most applications the substance in question serves as antigen, both in antibody production and in measurement of antibody by the test substance.

Impairment
A defect in organ function or whole body system, which may be temporary or permanent (eg. hemiplegia).

Inclusion criteria
The criteria that prospective subjects must meet to be eligible for participation in a study. See also exclusion criteria, admission criteria.

Independent Data Monitoring Committee (IDMC)
An independent committee that may be established by the study investigators to assess at intervals the progress of a ongoing blinded clinical trial, the safety data, and the critical efficacy endpoints, and to recommend whether to continue, modify or stop a trial. See also Data and Safety Monitoring Board, Monitoring Committee, Data Monitoring.

   We thank you for using the Health Dictionary to search for Irradiation. If you have a better definition for Irradiation than the one presented here, please let us know by making use of the suggest a term option. This definition of Irradiation may be disputed by other professionals. Our attempt is to provide easy definitions on Irradiation and any other medical topic for the public at large.
 
This dictionary contains 59020 terms.      









  
                    © Health Dictionary 2005 - All rights reserved -

   rradiation / iradiation / iradiation / irrdiation / irraiation / irradation / irradition / irradiaion / irradiaton / irradiatin / irradiatio / iirradiation / irrradiation / irrradiation / irraadiation / irraddiation / irradiiation / irradiaation / irradiattion / irradiatiion / irradiatioon / irradiationn / rradiation / i4radiation / i5radiation / itradiation / igradiation / ifradiation / idradiation / ieradiation / i3radiation / ir4adiation / ir5adiation / irtadiation / irgadiation / irfadiation / irdadiation / ireadiation / ir3adiation / irrqdiation / irrwdiation / irrsdiation / irrxdiation / irrzdiation / irraeiation / irrariation / irrafiation / irraviation / irraciation / irraxiation / irrasiation / irrawiation / irradation / irradiqtion / irradiwtion / irradistion / irradixtion / irradiztion / irradia5ion / irradia6ion / irradiayion / irradiahion / irradiagion / irradiafion / irradiarion / irradia4ion / irradiaton / irradiati9n / irradiati0n / irradiatipn / irradiatiln / irradiatikn / irradiatiin / irradiati8n / irradiatiob / irradiatioh / irradiatioj / irradiatiom / irradiatio /