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ar·throg·ra·phy

 (är-thrŏg′rə-fē)
n.
Examination of the interior of a joint using x-rays following the injection of a radiopaque substance.

ar′thro·gram′ (är′thrə-grăm′) n.

arthrography

(ɑːˈθrɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Medicine) the X-ray examination of a joint after injection of a contrast medium into the joint space

arthrography

the branch of anatomy dealing with the description of the joints.
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Noun1.arthrography - roentgenographic examination of a joint after injection of radiopaque contrast mediumarthrography - roentgenographic examination of a joint after injection of radiopaque contrast medium; produces an arthrogram
roentgenography, X-ray photography - radiography that uses X-rays to produce a roentgenogram
arteriography - roentgenographic examination of arteries
venography - roentgenographic examination of veins
Translations

ar·throg·ra·phy

n. artrografía, radiografía de una articulación por medio de un tinte opaco.

arthrography

n artrografía (técnica)
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Insinuation of arthrographic contrast into articular sided tears may occur anywhere along the tendon and may result in a "T sign" when contrast extends in the interval between the sublime tubercle and stripped ligamentous attachment; complete rupture will show extravasation of contrast through the ligamentous defect.
Recurrent symptoms after shoulder instability repair: direct MR arthrographic assessment--correlation with second-look surgical evaluation.
Our aim was to compare the anterior with the posterior ultrasound-guided arthrographic injection approach in achieving optimal needle placement, ensuring accuracy in shoulder arthrography injections.
Lo S, Chen S, Lin H, Jim Y, Meng N, Kao M (2003) Arthrographic and clinical findings in patients with hemiplegic shoulder pain.
Although there are many studies in the literature dealing with the MR arthrographic findings of adhesive capsulitis, the results are a little confusing.

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