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EMISSION, med. jur. The act by which any matter whatever is thrown from the body; thus it is usual to say, emission of urine, emission of semen, &c.
     2. In cases of rape, when the fact of penetration is proved, it may be left to the jury whether emission did or did not take place. Proof of emission would perhaps be held to be evidence of penetration. Addis. R. 143; 2 So. Car. Const. R. 351; 2 Chitty, Crim. Law, 810; 1 Beck's Med. Jur. 140 1 Russ. C. & M. 560; 1 East, P. C. 437.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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[ClickPress, Wed Jun 12 2019] Positron Emission Tomography (PET) is a medical diagnostic technique that is used to examine metabolic activity of the tissue inside the body using a radiotracer that is administered intravenously.
Rubidium (Rb82) chloride injection is a radioactive diagnostic agent indicated for Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging of the myocardium under rest or pharmacologic stress conditions to evaluate regional myocardial perfusion in adult patients with suspected or existing coronary artery disease.
Fluorine-18 fluorode-oxyglucose positron emission tomography in the management of solitary pulmonary nodule: A review.
18-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomographic imaging in the detection and monitoring of infection and inflammation.
Axumin (fluciclovine F 18) injection is a novel product indicated for use in positron emission tomography (PET) imaging to identify suspected sites of prostate cancer recurrence in men.
Response on interim positron emission tomography/computed tomography and end of treatment scan was taken a look at, and .progression-free survival and overall survival for positive/negative scans were calculated.
Eighty-six patients (67 M and 19 F; M/F ratio = 3.5: 1; mean age = 63.5 years; range = 37-80) were referred to IRMET Positron Emission Center S.p.A., Euromedic, in Turin, Italy, and Unit of Nuclear Medicine of La Maddalena Hospital in Palermo, Italy, for evaluation of their advanced non-small cell lung cancer.
Researchers used positron emission tomography (PET) imaging to scan the brains of 186 healthy older volunteers for signs of beta-amyloid plaques.
The National Institutes of Health Clinical Center began imaging patients last week on a first-of-its-kind, whole-body simultaneous positron emission topography (PET) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) device.
However, interest is growing in the utilization of whole-body positron emission tomography (PET) with computed tomography (CT) to image thyroid malignancy.
of Pennsylvania) present the second edition of their overview of the clinical applications of the imaging modalities of fluordeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG PET) and positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT).

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