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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Comparison of accuracy of 99mTc-pyridoxylidene glutamate scanning with oral cholecystography and ultrasonography in diagnosis of acute cholecystitis.
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.
Another test, called cholecystography, requires the patient to swallow pills containing dyes.