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RADILOGY TERMINOLOGY TEST #2

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IONIZATION
is a process by wish a balance atom becomes unbalance with a electrical charge of pocitve of negative.
KILOVOLTAGE
unit of energy equal go a 1000 volts.
LATENT IMAGE
radiopraphy representation of dental structures one an expose but not process film.
MILLIAMPERES
a unit of energy equal to 1/ 1000 of ampere.
PANORAMIC RADIOGRAPH
extra oral radiograph showing both of the arches.
RADIATION
radian energy active energy that has no mass.
LEAKAGE
rays that leave the x-rays machine any place other then the cone.
PRIMARY
useful rays projected from the target and leaving the cone.
RADIATION ABSORBED DOSE
one unit of radiation absorbed by matter.
RADIATION EQUIVALENT MAN
unit of radiation for an absorbed dose of radiation by man.
REMNANT
radiation that passes through an object to expose the film (image forming radiation.
SCATTERED
radiation deflected by matter.
RADIOLUCENT
appears dark on a film x-rays pass through the object easier because of low density.
RADIOPAQUE
images that appear white or light on a film.
RADIOGRAPHY
the art ot science of making radiogrphs.
ROENTGENOLOGY
radiology.
TRAGUS
the ear,projection in front of the ear.
VOLTAGE
the potential of electric charge expresed in volts.
X-RAY TUBE
an enclosed,glass vacuum tube in which x-rays can be generated.
CURVE OF SPEE
the slightly curved of the occlusal surfaces of posterior teeth.