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Radiology is the medical specialty directing medical imaging technologies to diagnose and sometimes treat diseases. Originally it was the aspect of medical science dealing with the medical use of electromagnetic energy emitted by X-ray machines or other such radiation devices for the purpose of obtaining visual information as part of medical imaging.
Cancer patients relying more on friends, family for treatment advice

Cancer patients relying more on friends, family for treatment advice

Mayo Clinic and IBM speed processing of 3-D medical images

Mayo Clinic and IBM speed processing of 3-D medical images

MIT model helps see how folds develop and decay in the cerebral cortex

MIT model helps see how folds develop and decay in the cerebral cortex

New imaging technology with use of novel contrast agent may predict heart attack in waiting

New imaging technology with use of novel contrast agent may predict heart attack in waiting

UT Metroplex institutions to collaborate on biomedical research

UT Metroplex institutions to collaborate on biomedical research

People with physical disabilities endure substandard health care

People with physical disabilities endure substandard health care

New contrast agent selectively targets and highlights malignant micro-calcifications in the breast

New contrast agent selectively targets and highlights malignant micro-calcifications in the breast

Magnetic system could provide surgery without scars

Magnetic system could provide surgery without scars

African Americans may be at higher risk of heart failure because of racial variations in heart muscle's pumping ability

African Americans may be at higher risk of heart failure because of racial variations in heart muscle's pumping ability

Diabetes and high blood pressure play a much greater role heart failure

Diabetes and high blood pressure play a much greater role heart failure

Bone marrow stem cells used to regenerate healthy human liver tissue

Bone marrow stem cells used to regenerate healthy human liver tissue

Radiofrequency (RF) ablation effective for treating inoperable lung cancer

Radiofrequency (RF) ablation effective for treating inoperable lung cancer

RF ablation used to treat early-stage, inoperable cancer

RF ablation used to treat early-stage, inoperable cancer

Women with a recent diagnosis of cancer in one breast should have MRI screening of the opposite breast

Women with a recent diagnosis of cancer in one breast should have MRI screening of the opposite breast

MRI as a key component of the diagnostic workup for women with breast cancer

MRI as a key component of the diagnostic workup for women with breast cancer

Annual computed tomography screening identifies a high proportion of patients with early-stage lung cancer

Annual computed tomography screening identifies a high proportion of patients with early-stage lung cancer

Cryoablation for kidney tumor patients shows promise

Cryoablation for kidney tumor patients shows promise

CT screening regimen finds early-stage lung cancer

CT screening regimen finds early-stage lung cancer

MRI evaluation of the contralateral breast in women recently diagnosed with breast cancer

MRI evaluation of the contralateral breast in women recently diagnosed with breast cancer

MRI improves breast cancer diagnosis

MRI improves breast cancer diagnosis