LSF -->
line spread function
medical dictionary

A measure of the ability of a system to form sharp images; in radiology, determined by measuring the spatial density distribution on film of the X-ray image of a narrow slit in a dense metal, such as uranium; from this can be calculated the modulation transfer function.

Acronym: LSF

(05 Mar 2000)

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