myelogram


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my·e·lo·gram

 (mī′ə-lə-grăm′)
n.
An x-ray of the spinal cord after injection of air or a radiopaque substance into the subarachnoid space.

my′e·log′ra·phy (-lŏg′rə-fē) n.

myelogram

(maɪˈɛləˌɡræm)
n
(Medicine) an X-ray of the spinal cord, after injection with a radio-opaque medium
ˌmyeˈlography n

my•e•lo•gram

(ˈmaɪ ə ləˌgræm)

n.
an x-ray photograph of the spinal cord, following administration of a radiopaque substance.
[1935–40]
my`e•log′ra•phy (-ˈlɒg rə fi) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.myelogram - X-ray film of the spinal cord and spinal nerve roots and subarachnoid space
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
Translations

my·e·lo·gram

vt. mielograma, radiografía de la médula usando un medio de contraste.

myelogram

n mielografía (estudio)
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In the myelogram, granulocyte derived cell line dominated in the bone marrow, while the activity of the erythroblast and lymphocyte cell line was slightly reduced.
The subdural space is a potential space between the dura and arachnoid-mater which might enlarge if CSF or blood leaks into this space or might be iatrogenically filled with contrast during a myelogram. The subarachnoid space is the CSF-filled anatomic space deep into the arachnoid-mater (Fig.
Larger injections will outline the nerve roots as in a typical myelogram. If there is quick dispersion of contrast material, then the needle should be retracted into the epidural space and a repeat test injection performed.
Occurrence of orthostatic headaches in the morning suggested a diagnosis of SIH and the myelogram showed two dural puncture areas in the lumbar region (Figure 2).
(27) An MRI or computed tomography (CT) myelogram of the cervical spine should be strongly considered given the known association between syringomyelia and NAGHJ.
Bone marrow smears were stained with Giemsa method, a myelogram was counted using SA3300S microscope and digital microphotography by immersion (magnification 7 x 100), 500 cells on each smear, and then the relative amount of each type of bone marrow cells was converted into absolute values per one femoral-bone.
A 69-year-old Caucasian woman presents with confusion, headache, generalized weakness, ataxia, and increased agitation on the second day following a CT myelogram during which she received L2-L3 interspace lumbar puncture with fluoroscopic guided injection of 15 cc Omnipaque (Iohexol) 300, a nonionic water-soluble contrast material, in the prone position using a 20-gauge spinal needle.
The CT myelogram was performed following lumbar puncture at the L2-L3 level under fluoroscopy in the prone position and injection of 15 mL Omnipaque[R] 300 (iohexol) contrast.
A repeat CT myelogram of the spine at 8 months showed no signs of persistent leak.
Tohpus myelogram. is hyperdense on CT, with positive diagnostic to crystal of uric acid on Dual Energy CT.
In the 17 B-ALL patients analyzed at diagnosis, the myelogram identified more than 20% of blasts.