Gamut

Dr Daniel J Bell et al.

Gamuts in radiology refer to the complete list of differential diagnoses for any radiological finding.

We include gamut as a category for articles on Radiopaedia.org to cover sections which cover multiple diagnoses, findings or systems.

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

Share article

Article information

rID: 64506
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Gamuts

Support Radiopaedia and see fewer ads

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.