intravenous pyelography


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intravenous pyelogram

n. Abbr. IVP
1. An x-ray of the renal pelvises and the urinary tract made with a radiopaque contrast medium that is injected intravenously and excreted by the kidneys.
2. The procedure by which such an x-ray is generated.

intravenous pyelography n.

intravenous pyelography

(IVP) A diagnostic method of examining the urinary system using X-rays and an opaque solution injected into the veins to produce images called pyelograms.
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Noun1.intravenous pyelography - performing pyelography with intravenous injection of a contrast medium
pyelography - roentgenography of the kidney and ureters (usually after injection with a radiopaque dye)
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Intravenous pyelography was reported as a cause of FR as well as retrograde cystography [4, 5].
In such cases then immediately carryout intravenous pyelography and followed by post contrast CT scan abdomen for extension and localization of tumor so as to consider nephron sparing surgery can be possible or not10,11, as was seen in our case in which early diagnosis of duplex kidney with lower moiety renal cell carcinoma which has spared the lower moiety pelvi-calyceal system as well as upper moiety pelvi-calyceal system, making nephron sparing surgery possible with good prognosis.
Ultrasound and intravenous pyelography detected solitary right kidney, but fails to detect vesicouterine fistula.
Berlyne, "Acute renal failure following intravenous pyelography with hypaque," Acta Medica Scandinavica, vol.
Patients were prospectively evaluated in terms of urinary symptomatology, physical examination, smoking habits, intravenous pyelography (IVP), abdominal ultrasonography (USG), Nuclear Matrix Protein 22 (NMP22), urine cytology and NMP22 BladderChek[R] test.
Why not require intravenous pyelography before every surgery, too?
An intravenous pyelography was ordered but did not reveal stones or any other abnormality.

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