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X-ray photography of the renal pelvises and the urinary tract in which visualization is enabled by the injection with a radiopaque contrast medium either into the bloodstream or into the ureter.
[Greek puelos, basin; see pyelitis + -graphy.]
py′e·lo·graph′ic (-lə-grăf′ĭk) adj.
(Medicine) med the branch of radiology concerned with examination of the kidney and associated structures by means of an X-ray picture called a pyelogram (ˈpaɪələʊˌɡræm). Also called: urography
py•e•log•ra•phy(ˌpaɪ əˈlɒg rə fi)
the science or technique of x-raying the kidneys, renal pelves, and ureters after administering a contrast solution.
py`e•lo•graph′ic (-ləˈgræf ɪk) adj.
the science or technique of making x-ray photographs of the kidneys, renal pelves, and ureters, using injection of opaque solutions or radiopaque dyes. — pyelographic, adj.See also: Radiation
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|Noun||1.||pyelography - roentgenography of the kidney and ureters (usually after injection with a radiopaque dye)|