myelography

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my·e·lo·gram

 (mī′ə-lə-grăm′)
n.
An x-ray of the spinal cord after injection of air or a radiopaque substance into the subarachnoid space.

my′e·log′ra·phy (-lŏg′rə-fē) n.

myelography

A diagnostic method of examining the space around the spinal cord (for example, to detect prolapsed disks) using X-rays and a contrast medium injected by lumbar puncture.
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Noun1.myelography - roentgenography of the spinal cord to detect possible lesions (usually after injection of a contrast medium into the subarachnoid space)
roentgenography, X-ray photography - radiography that uses X-rays to produce a roentgenogram
Translations

my·e·log·ra·phy

n. mielografía, radiografía de la columna vertebral con inyección de medio de contraste en la región subaracnoidea.

myelography

n mielografía (técnica)
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Before my operation I had a mylogram, which involves a needle being inserted inside your spinal cavity to inject fluid so they can X-ray your spine.
A few days before the mylogram, Martin started taking a rescue remedy and herbal treatments.