X-ray photograph


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Noun1.X-ray photograph - a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X raysX-ray photograph - a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays; used in medical diagnosis
angiocardiogram - a series of X rays representing the action of the heart and its blood vessels after the injection of a radiopaque substance
angiogram - an X-ray representation of blood vessels made after the injection of a radiopaque substance; "angiograms are produced by angiography"
arteriogram - an X ray of an artery filled with a contrast medium
arthrogram - an X ray of a joint after the injection of a contrast medium
pneumoencephalogram, encephalogram - an X ray of the brain made by replacing spinal fluid with a gas (usually oxygen) to improve contrast
hysterosalpingogram - X ray of the uterus and Fallopian tubes; usually done in diagnosing infertility (to see if there any blockages)
mammogram - X-ray film of the soft tissue of the breast
myelogram - X-ray film of the spinal cord and spinal nerve roots and subarachnoid space
pyelogram - an X ray of the kidneys and ureters
radiograph, shadowgraph, skiagram, skiagraph, radiogram - a photographic image produced on a radiosensitive surface by radiation other than visible light (especially by X-rays or gamma rays)
phlebogram, venogram - an X ray of a vein injected with a radiopaque contrast medium
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He used his discovery to take the first X-ray photograph, revealing the bones of his wifes outstretched hand.
The book has twenty six pictures by different artists and illustrators, one for every letter of the alphabet (except for X which has an X-ray photograph of a still life painting).
Safe and highly accurate, a mammogram is an X-ray photograph of the breast.
An X-ray photograph shows the pellet in the adult herring gull's left wing.
In Untitled (The Bar), 2007, Kantor works with an x-ray photograph of Edouard Manet's Bar at the Folies-Bergere, 1882, riffing on traces of the French painter's frist ideas, hidden from view in the finished work--Kantor imagines that the girl once wore a tie, for example, instead of a demure ribbon around her neck.
The cover of Beatrice Groves's Texts and Traditions: Religion in Shakespeare 1592-1604 features the x-ray photograph of the Flower portrait of Shakespeare, which reveals that the portrait was painted over an earlier image of the Madonna and Child.
The BT Test is designed to detect the presence of breast cancer at the molecular level unlike mammography, which only detects masses or gross changes in breast tissue via an X-ray photograph.
Watson also noted that Wilkins, in highhanded fashion, had shown him Franklin's x-ray photograph 51, without Franklin's knowledge.
It also marks the forty-fifth anniversary of the early death of the crystallographer Rosalind Franklin, whose now famous X-ray photograph (Number 51) persuaded Watson that he and Crick were within striking distance of their goal.
If all the crystal planes are parallel to the film surface, then only one spot will be shown to the right of the X-ray photograph (Fig.
An X-ray photograph also indicated the distortion of the bone structures including the intramedullary cavity (bone marrow) at the mid-region of the spine.
Hawkinson also generates a simulated X-ray photograph by rubbing pastel on a sheet of fabric wrapped around his body so that the bonier protrusions leave their marks; constructs a graph of the relative circumference of his body as measured at regular intervals from head to toe; and draws himself as if woven from lace.