aortographic


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Related to aortographic: angiography, translumbar aortography

a·or·tog·ra·phy

 (ā′ôr-tŏg′rə-fē)
n.
Examination of the aorta using x-rays following the injection of a radiopaque substance.

a·or′to·graph′ic (-tə-grăf′ĭk) adj.

aortographic

(eɪˌɔːtəˈɡræfɪk)
adj
relating to an aortography or aortography
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30,31) However, aortography is time consuming; delaying surgery to allow for aortographic examination may result in a lethal rupture before surgical intervention.
Traditional aortographic imaging was too slow and involved for use in patients experiencing aortic emergencies.