TOMOGRAPHY By N., Pam M.S. - April 29, 2013 noun. a method for discovering and displaying the detailed anatomy of a tissue or organ via a specific plane. TOMOGRAPHY: "Tomography is the basis of a PET scan." Related Psychology Terms ISCHEMIA MICRODIALYSIS DEEP STRUCTURE COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY (CT) SAGITTAL VASCULAR INSUFFICIENCY JOB DESCRIPTION PLAQUE TRANSPLANTATION APLASIA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TOMOGRAPHY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/tomography/ (accessed April 19, 2021).