cholecystography


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cholecystography

(ˌkɒlɪsɪsˈtɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Medicine) med radiography of the gall bladder after administration of a contrast medium
Translations

cho·le·cys·tog·ra·phy

n. colecistografía, rayos-x de la vesícula biliar usando un medio radioopaco.
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Demonstration of high prevalence and early onset by cholecystography.
First described with the help of cholecystokinin cholecystography, (29-32) it remains a highly debated and evolving entity.
Before the advent of oral cholecystography in the 1920s, biliary disease was a clinical diagnosis confirmed by examination of the excised gallbladder.
Your doctor can clinch the diagnosis with various kinds of scan, including ultrasound scanning, X-ray oral cholecystography, ERPC (an endoscopic X-ray procedure, which may also be used for treatment), or a cholangiography.
Iopanoic acid and ipodate, iodinated contrast media previously used for cholecystography, are potent inhibitors of the conversion of thyroxine (T4) to triiodothyronine (T3), the bioactivethyroid hormone.