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ar·te·ri·og·ra·phy

 (är-tîr′ē-ŏg′rə-fē)
n.
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.

arteriography

(ɑːˌtɪərɪˈɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Medicine) the X-ray examination of an artery or arterial system after injection of a contrast medium into the bloodstream

ar•te•ri•og•ra•phy

(ɑrˌtɪər iˈɒg rə fi)

n., pl. -phies.
x-ray examination of an artery or arteries following injection of a radiopaque substance. Compare angiocardiography.
[1835–45]
ar•te`ri•o•graph′ic (-əˈgræf ɪk) adj.

arteriography

the scientific description of the arterial system. — arteriographic, arteriographical, adj.
See also: Anatomy
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arteriography - roentgenographic examination of arteriesarteriography - roentgenographic examination of arteries
arthrography - roentgenographic examination of a joint after injection of radiopaque contrast medium; produces an arthrogram
Translations

ar·te·ri·og·ra·phy

n. arteriografía, proceso de obtener una radiografía de las arterias.
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