Definition of CT scan in English:

CT scan

Pronunciation /ˌsēˈtē ˌskan/ /ˌsiˈti ˌskæn/

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  • An X-ray image made using a form of tomography in which a computer controls the motion of the X-ray source and detectors, processes the data, and produces the image.

    Also called CAT scan


1970s CT is an abbreviation of computed tomography or computerized tomography.