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cho·lan·gi·og·ra·phy

 (kō-lăn′jē-ŏg′rə-fē)
n.
X-ray examination of the bile ducts after the administration of a radiopaque contrast medium.


cho·lan′gi·o·graph′ic (-ə-grăf′ĭk) adj.

cholangiography

(kəˌlændʒɪˈɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Medicine) radiographic examination of the bile ducts after the introduction into them of a contrast medium

cho•lan•gi•og•ra•phy

(kəˌlæn dʒiˈɒg rə fi, koʊ-)

n.
x-ray examination of the bile ducts using a radiopaque contrast medium.
[1935–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cholangiography - roentgenographic examination of the bile ducts after a contrast medium has been injected
roentgenography, X-ray photography - radiography that uses X-rays to produce a roentgenogram
Translations

chol·an·gi·og·ra·phy

n. colangiografía, rayos-x de las vías biliares.

cholangiography

n colangiografía (técnica); percutaneous transhepatic — colangiografía transhepática percutánea
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3) Although ERCP can provide detailed images of the biliary system, the quality of the cholangiograms is very similar to high-quality MRCP and THC.
In a brilliant stroke, the surgeons left the catheter clipped in the cystic duct so that they could perform repeat cholangiograms at 48 hours and 6 weeks.
Many surgeons perform cholangiograms routinely, and some have described the procedure as creating a "safety zone.