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1946 - Edison experimented with Roentgen's X-ray and from these experiments developed the fluoroscope

EDISON FLUOROSCOPE

CD 2478030 E&MP11.018

Edison, Thomas A.

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December 12, 1946

In 1895 Edison experimented with Roentgen's X-ray and from these experiments developed the fluoroscope.

Edison did not patent this invention but chose to leave this to public domain because of its universal need in medicine and surgery. 


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