Medical Definition of SPECT scan
SPECT scan: Single photon emission computed tomography scan, a nuclear medicine procedure in which a gamma camera rotates around the patient to produce images from many angles, which a computer then uses to form a tomographic (cross-'sectional) image.Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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