pyelogram


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py·e·lo·gram

 (pī′ə-lə-grăm′)
n.
1. An x-ray made by pyelography, especially an intravenous pyelogram.
2. The procedure performed to produce such an x-ray.

[Greek puelos, basin; see pyelitis + -gram.]

py•e•lo•gram

(ˈpaɪ ə ləˌgræm, paɪˈɛl ə-)

also py•e•lo•graph

(-ˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf)

n.
an x-ray produced by pyelography.
[1920–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pyelogram - an X ray of the kidneys and ureters
intravenous pyelogram, IVP - X-ray picture of the kidneys and ureters after injection of a radiopaque dye
roentgenogram, X-ray photograph, X-ray picture, X ray, X-ray - a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays; used in medical diagnosis
Translations

py·el·o·gram

, pyeloureterogram
n. pielograma, radiografía de la pelvis renal y uréter usando un medio de contraste.

pyelogram

n urografía (estudio), pielograma m; intravenous — urografía intravenosa
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Urine culture and CT intravenous pyelogram (IVP) were ordered, and the patient was referred to the urology outpatient clinic for further evaluation one week after the CT was completed.
The stent is removed in the operating room, and a retrograde pyelogram is taken to ensure that the ureter is patent and has healed without a stricture or anastomotic leak.
Postoperatively, a multi-detector CT (MDCT) in the pyelogram phase was performed.
interval stone passage), cystoscopy and retrograde pyelogram with or without stent placement was also considered an intervention.
An intraoperative intravenous pyelogram (IVP) was eventually performed and was unable to identify the right kidney.
CT pyelogram showed diffuse circumferential soft tissue mass encasing the infrarenal abdominal aorta up to bifurcation of iliac vessels.
The retrograde pyelogram confirmed the presence of the lesion, with evidence of obstruction in the mid ureter above the lesion (Figure 1).
Subsequently, she had a retrograde pyelogram, which showed no vascular blush or active extravasation of blood.
On table retrograde pyelogram was performed for every patient to quantify the length of the narrowed segment and also to rule out a possible extraluminal cause of narrowing such as an acute posteriorly directed ureteral outline suggesting a crossing vessel.
5 75 Intravenous (IV) 3 150 Pyelogram Upper GI Exam 6 300 (Barium Swallow) Lower GI Exam 8 400 (Barium Enema) CT Head 2 100 CT Abdomen 8 400 Time Period For Equivalent Diagnostic Effective Dose From Natural Procedure Background Radiation (48) Chest X-ray 2.
Specific investigations included urodynamic studies (UDS), pelvic sonography, a voiding cystourogram (VCU) and computed tomography intravenous pyelogram (CT-IVP); these were done where appropriate.
Patients were subjected to an Intravenous Pyelogram before scheduling PCNL and those who showed marked hydronephrosis underwent percutaneous drainage i.