from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A record made by a thermograph.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The graphical record produced during thermography; a temperature map of the surface of a body
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The trace or record made by means of a thermograph.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The record made by a thermograph.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a graphical record produced by a thermograph
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Studies show that a thermogram identifies precancerous or cancerous cells earlier, and produces unambiguous results, which cuts down on additional testing--and it doesn't hurt the body.
For example, a persistent abnormal thermogram is considered by a number of researchers to be the
Why doesn't your doctor recommend a thermogram vs traditional testing?
I knew I would need to schedule a second thermogram in three months to determine my unique baseline thermal "fingerprint," but noticed cool colors and symmetry in the image and hoped that was a good sign.
That blood flow has a temperature, and corresponding color, that will show up on a thermogram.
This includes the thermogram (about 15 minutes), medical interpretation and report from a Board certified MD, and follow up consultation with a Bodhi physician.
An abnormal thermogram carries a 10x greater risk for cancer.
A persistently abnormal thermogram carries a 22x greater risk for cancer.
"single greatest indicator of breast cancer risk", while another study has shown that an abnormal thermogram is considered 10 times more significant than a positive family history of breast cancer.