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.
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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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A diagnosis of UPJ obstruction is made based on a CT urography or intravenous pyelography with a typical appearance of a large pelvis with a high-riding ureter in the pelvis.
Radiological evaluation was performed with ultrasonography, intravenous pyelography, and computed tomography scans.
The accuracy of noncontrast helical computed tomography versus intravenous pyelography in the diagnosis of suspected acute urolithiasis: a meta-analysis.
1 month after the stent removal, intravenous pyelography demonstrated no hydronephrosis and normal excretory function of the right kidney.
Intravenous pyelography document left renal duplex system with large mass at lower pole moiety of left kidney but pelvi-calyceal system appears intact only displacement was seen..
Ultrasound and intravenous pyelography detected solitary right kidney, but fails to detect vesicouterine fistula.
The intravenous pyelography (IVP) demonstrated a duplicated collecting system on the left, and the upper pole ureter affluxed into the lower pole collecting system.
Berlyne, "Acute renal failure following intravenous pyelography with hypaque," Acta Medica Scandinavica, vol.
They cannot be visualised with conventional X-rays or ultrasound scans so we employed a technique called IVP (intravenous pyelography) where we injected a radiographic dye into the vein in the front leg.

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