noninvasive noninvasive

Definition(s):

  • (adj) relating to a technique that does not involve puncturing the skin or entering a body cavity

Usage(s):

  1. Black's medical skills are backed by tools ranging from X rays to powerful diagnostic and treatment devices like 3-D MRI scanners and noninvasive tumor killers.
  2. A noninvasive test detects heart disease and saves lives, but for some patients, it can raise the risk of cancer.
  3. Fast, inexpensive, noninvasive patient exams offer hope for more effective treatment of heart disease in the developing world.

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  1. Masimo's founder and chief executive officer, Joe Kiani, said, "We are happy that in addition to the CE Marking we now have FDA clearance for Pronto-7, allowing US clinicians and patients to also benefit from the latest technology for noninvasive...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Joe Source: Daily Markets

  2. "Some of the most essential questions in nanomedicine today are about biodistribution -- where particles go inside the body and how they get there," said study co-author Naomi Halas. "Noninvasive tests for biodistribution will be enormously...
    on Dec 14, 2009 By: Naomi Halas Source: Science Daily (press release)

  3. "What I have is considered by most to be cancer. Noninvasive cancer," Gotti said in an interview on ABC's "Good Morning America."
    on Aug 24, 2005 By: Victoria Gotti Source: FOXNews

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