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Radiologic visualization of the arteries following injection of a radiopaque substance.

ar·te′ri·o·gram′ (-ə-grăm′) n.
ar·te′ri·o·graph′ic (-ə-grăf′ĭk) adj.


an X-ray of a vein or artery which has been injected with dye in order to diagnose obstruction or damage(as modifier)


(ɑrˈtɪər i əˌgræm)

an x-ray produced by arteriography.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arteriogram - an X ray of an artery filled with a contrast mediumarteriogram - an X ray of an artery filled with a contrast medium
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


n. arteriograma, angiograma de las arterias;
cerebral or carotid___ cerebral o carotinoide;
mesenteric ______ mesentérico;
peripheral ______ periférico;
renal ______ renal.
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On completion an arteriogram was performed, revealing complete occlusion of the branches supplying the myomas, with at least partial preservation of flow to normal myometrial branches.
Levin & Baltaxe finds a collateral circulation in the frontal aortogram or in the superior mesenteric arteriogram in only 3 of the 12 asymptomatic patients with celiac trunk compression syndrome.
Options here are close observation, an arteriogram if there is still no apparent pulse in 2-3 days, or immediate exploration and repair of the problem.
The second category is the invasive test--a coronary arteriogram. For the arteriogram, contrast material is injected into the coronary arteries to outline obstructions.
Since the patient was unconscious permission was obtained from his mother to perform a CT scan and an arteriogram. A second surgery was preformed.
Before embolization begins, an arteriogram is performed.
An arteriogram revealed a prominent neovascular blush arising from the anterior branch of the left middle meningeal artery, lending credence to the preliminary diagnosis of meningioma.
Each Phase I patient will undergo a special epilepsy protocol magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan, sphenoidal electrode placement, tapering to discontinuation of AEDs, neuropsychological testing, ictal/interictal SPECT scan and arteriogram with intracarotid sodium amobarbital test.
Magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) and arteriogram supported the diagnosis.
Suzanne Harrell, A 36-year-old mother of two who has had coronary heart disease for more than a year, went to Little Rock Cardiology Clinic in January to schedule an arteriogram because of continual chest pains.
Later he was restored to nearly perfect health by a coronary arteriogram and a percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty.