opacify


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opacify

(əʊˈpæsɪˌfaɪ)
vb, -fies, -fying or -fied
to make or become opaque
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Verb1.opacify - make opaque; "The glass was opacified more greater privacy"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
opacify - become opaque; "the tissue in the eye's cornea may opacify and the patient may go blind"
2.opacify - become opaque; "the tissue in the eye's cornea may opacify and the patient may go blind"
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
opacify - make opaque; "The glass was opacified more greater privacy"
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The company said TAGITOL V (barium sulfate) oral suspension is a low-volume fecal tagging agent used to opacify residual stool in the colon for CT imaging.
Once the catheter was beyond this point, and the rectum was distended, the fistula began to opacify.
TIMI flow grades were defined as: Zero - total occlusion resulting in no antegrade flow, 1 - minimal penetration of contrast across the obstruction but fails to opacify the vessel, 2 - contrast opacifies the vessel beyond the occlusion but with delay, 3 - normal complete perfusion of entire vessel without any delay.
However, when the neck of a PCD is obstructed, the diverticulum will not opacify and it is impossible to distinguish between a renal cyst and an obstructed calyceal diverticulum.
In addition, intravenous urography also demonstrates the functional status of the renal system to some extent in its ability to concentrate contrast and opacify the renal system.
Sensient's patent pending Spectrablend CC provides an alternative way to opacify tablet film coatings comprising pure natural ingredients.
Urografin 76 % ( Shering ) was used in half strength to opacify the bile ducts.
Launched in 2008, Biosafe HM-4100 is a silane-based, nontoxic, permanent antimicrobial that is said not to discolor or opacify a wide range of thermoplastics.
The PDA will opacify well from the presence of relatively high concentrations of intra-arterial contrast media being injected into the ascending aorta (or even in a pulmonary angiogram, especially if Eisenmenger's syndrome is established).