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ra·di·o·graph

 (rā′dē-ō-grăf′)
n.
An image produced by radiation, usually by x-rays, and recorded on a radiosensitive surface, such as photographic film, or by photographing a fluoroscopic image. Also called radiogram, shadowgraph, skiagram, skiagraph.
tr.v. ra·di·o·graphed, ra·di·o·graph·ing, ra·di·o·graphs
To make a radiograph of.

ra′di·og′ra·pher (-ŏg′rə-fər) n.
ra′di·o·graph′ic adj.
ra′di·o·graph′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.radiographic - relating to or produced by radiography
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Radiographic contrast agents have been in use for over 60 years to improve the visibility of internal organs and structures inX-raybased imaging techniques such as radiography, angiography, and contrast-enhanced computed tomography scans and to perform cardiac catheterizations and percutaneous coronary interventions.