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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.
Breast conserving surgery is a good option for early breast cancer

Breast conserving surgery is a good option for early breast cancer

Low radiation dose still means successful interventional procedures

Low radiation dose still means successful interventional procedures

New radiation protection technique significantly reduces physician radiation exposure during coronary angiography

New radiation protection technique significantly reduces physician radiation exposure during coronary angiography

Ultrasound-guided, intra-tendonous injection of a dextrose solution effective in treating chronic tendonoses in the leg

Ultrasound-guided, intra-tendonous injection of a dextrose solution effective in treating chronic tendonoses in the leg

Initial experience of FDG-PET/CT guided IMRT of head and neck carcinoma

Initial experience of FDG-PET/CT guided IMRT of head and neck carcinoma

Early myocardial enhancement defects (dark spots) on multidetector CT are valuable predictors of myocardial viability

Early myocardial enhancement defects (dark spots) on multidetector CT are valuable predictors of myocardial viability

Study shows drugs work differently in the brains of men and women

Study shows drugs work differently in the brains of men and women

Magnetic nanotechnology holds promise in fighting cancer

Magnetic nanotechnology holds promise in fighting cancer

Significant differences in the patterns of mammography by race and ethnicity

Significant differences in the patterns of mammography by race and ethnicity

Imaging of breast cancer diagnosed and treated with chemotherapy during pregnancy

Imaging of breast cancer diagnosed and treated with chemotherapy during pregnancy

First study of uterine fibroid embolization to treat post-menopausal women

First study of uterine fibroid embolization to treat post-menopausal women

Radiofrequency ablation is as effective as surgery for small liver tumors

Radiofrequency ablation is as effective as surgery for small liver tumors

Enzymes that harm brain immediately after stroke may be beneficial days later

Enzymes that harm brain immediately after stroke may be beneficial days later

Doctors able to predict recurrence of high-risk breast cancers

Doctors able to predict recurrence of high-risk breast cancers

Innovative automatic system stops patients falling through gaps

Innovative automatic system stops patients falling through gaps

Computerized tomography guided percutaneous renal cryoablation with the patient under conscious sedation

Computerized tomography guided percutaneous renal cryoablation with the patient under conscious sedation

Rapamycin (sirolimus) may be effective in treating kidney disease

Rapamycin (sirolimus) may be effective in treating kidney disease

Smoking interferes with the brain's ability to recover from the effects of chronic alcohol abuse

Smoking interferes with the brain's ability to recover from the effects of chronic alcohol abuse

Low PSA score after radiation can predict prostate cancer return

Low PSA score after radiation can predict prostate cancer return

Valproic acid may help slow the progression of dementia

Valproic acid may help slow the progression of dementia