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n. pl. lym·phan·gi·og·ra·phies
Examination of the lymph nodes and lymphatic vessels following the injection of a radiopaque substance. Also called lymphography.

lym·phan′gi·o·gram′ (-ə-grăm′) n.


(lɪmfˈændʒɪəˌɡræm) or


(Medicine) an X-ray of the lymphatic system taken after a contrast agent has been injected, often used to diagnose lymphoma
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Noun1.lymphangiogram - an angiogram of the lymph nodes and lymph vessels made after the injection of a radiopaque substance
angiogram - an X-ray representation of blood vessels made after the injection of a radiopaque substance; "angiograms are produced by angiography"


n. linfangiograma, representación filmada de ganglios y vasos linfáticos usando un medio de contraste inyectado.
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In lipoplastic lymphadenopathy, the lymphangiogram shows dilated, tortuous and bizarre pelvic lymph channels, and large foamy pelvic and para-aortic lymph nodes.
A lymphangiogram is when X-rays are taken of the lymph vessels and nodes to reveal, for instance, the spread of cancer or to monitor the success of treatment.
Lymphangiogram showed an abnormal communication between the lymphatic channels and the collecting system of the lower pole of the right kidney.