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x-ray

one form of radiation that can be used at low levels to make an image of the body or at high levels to kill cancer cells. See also imaging tests, radiation.

Mammograms

... Mammograms. A mammogram is an x-ray of the breast. ... That was the first year
x-ray units dedicated to breast imaging were available. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastcancerearlydetection/breast-cancer-early-detection-acs-recs-mammograms

Mammograms and Other Breast Imaging Procedures

... Mammograms and Other Breast Imaging Tests. Download Printable Version
[PDF]». Mammograms are x-ray exams of the breast. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/mammogramsandotherbreastimagingprocedures/index

Mammograms and Other Breast Imaging Procedures

... Mammograms and Other Breast Imaging Tests. Download Printable Version
[PDF]». Mammograms are x-ray exams of the breast. ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/examandtestdescriptions/mammogramsandotherbreastimagingprocedures/index

Signs and symptoms of thymus cancers

... cancers. Many thymic tumors are found on an x-ray or scan done for
some other reason, before the patient has symptoms. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thymuscancer/detailedguide/thymus-cancer-signs-symptoms

Mammograms and Other Breast Imaging Procedures

... Mammograms and Other Breast Imaging Tests. Download Printable Version
[PDF]». Mammograms are x-ray exams of the breast. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/mammogramsandotherbreastimagingprocedures/

Mammograms and Other Breast Imaging Procedures

... Mammograms and Other Breast Imaging Tests. Download Printable Version
[PDF]». Mammograms are x-ray exams of the breast. ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/examandtestdescriptions/mammogramsandotherbreastimagingprocedures/

Radiographic studies (regular x-rays and contrast studies)

... Special types of x-ray tests called contrast studies may use dyes or contrast
materials. ... Your body is put against a flat box that holds the x-ray film. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/imagingradiologytests/imaging-radiology-tests-xrays

How is thymus cancer diagnosed?

... Chest x-ray. A chest x-ray may be the first imaging test a doctor orders if
he or she suspects a problem in the middle of the chest. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thymuscancer/detailedguide/thymus-cancer-diagnosis