Gamuts in radiology refer to the complete list of differential diagnoses for any radiological finding. We include gamut as a section for articles on Radiopaedia.org.
History and etymology
According to Maurice Reeder, writing in the preface of his own eponymous text on gamuts, it was the trailblazing radiologist William L Thompson, who originally used the term gamut in the radiology context 1.
- 1. Maurice M. Reeder. Reeder and Felson’s Gamuts in Radiology. (2013) ISBN: 9781475722697
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