arthrography


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ar·throg·ra·phy

 (är-thrŏg′rə-fē)
n.
Examination of the interior of a joint using x-rays following the injection of a radiopaque substance.

ar′thro·gram′ (är′thrə-grăm′) n.

arthrography

(ɑːˈθrɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Medicine) the X-ray examination of a joint after injection of a contrast medium into the joint space

arthrography

the branch of anatomy dealing with the description of the joints.
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Noun1.arthrography - roentgenographic examination of a joint after injection of radiopaque contrast mediumarthrography - roentgenographic examination of a joint after injection of radiopaque contrast medium; produces an arthrogram
roentgenography, X-ray photography - radiography that uses X-rays to produce a roentgenogram
arteriography - roentgenographic examination of arteries
venography - roentgenographic examination of veins
Translations

ar·throg·ra·phy

n. artrografía, radiografía de una articulación por medio de un tinte opaco.

arthrography

n artrografía (técnica)
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12 In a systematic review and meta analysis done by J S Roy et al in year 2015, diagnostic ultrasound was considered as best option in detecting rotator cuff tear instead of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Magnetic Resonance Arthrography (MRA).
Areas of application: Direct magnetic resonance arthrography.
Abstract: The aim of this study was to develop a detailed and accessible set of reference images of the normal radiographic anatomy of the digits of the ostrich (Struthio camelus), with emphasis on the metatarsophalangeal joint and its arthrography.
It allows the evaluation of the bone marrow, tendons, muscles, ligaments, capsules and bursae, but its limitations lie in the evaluation of the labrum and glenohumeral ligaments for which MRI arthrography is the study of choice.
Lesser metatarsophalangeal joints: standard MR imaging, MR arthrography, and MR bursography--initial results in 48 cadaveric joints.
Diagnostic accuracy of clinical assessment, magnetic resonance imaging, magnetic resonance arthrography, and intra-articular injection in hip arthroscopy patients.
Capsular lesions with glenohumeral ligament injuries in patients with primary shoulder dislocation: magnetic resonance imaging and magnetic resonance arthrography evaluation.
Resnick, "Popliteomeniscal fascicles: anatomic considerations using MR arthrography in cadavers," American Journal of Roentgenology, vol.
Medial patellofemoral ligament: cadaveric investigation of anatomy with MRI, MR arthrography, and histologic correlation.
2) Although the characteristic image of MRI, particularly using fat-suppressed or short tau inversion recovery sequences, is diagnostic for LA; ultrasonography, computed tomography and arthrography have been used in diagnosis.
CT arthrography after intraarticular injection of iodinated contrast is an alternative to MRI and sonography in assessing tendons and ligaments.

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