arthrography


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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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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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2) Although the characteristic image of MRI, particularly using fat-suppressed or short tau inversion recovery sequences, is diagnostic for LA; ultrasonography, computed tomography and arthrography have been used in diagnosis.
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MR arthrography has also been proposed to detect occult joint communications, especially in recurrent intraneural ganglion cysts (7).
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5) studied 94 patients with paraplegia and found 5% to have aseptic necrosis of the humeral head and 16% had rotator cuff tears documented by arthrography.
of Kentucky, Lexington) provide a textbook for radiologists that explains how to read musculoskeletal images, covering technical issues and optimization, approaches to diseases and anatomic regions, and advanced joint imaging, as well as performing arthrography and biopsy procedures.

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