lymphangiogram


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lym·phan·gi·og·ra·phy

 (lĭm-făn′jē-ŏg′rə-fē)
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.

lymphangiogram

(lɪmfˈændʒɪəˌɡræm) or

lymphogram

n
(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"
Translations

lymphangiogram

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.