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 (rĕnt′gə-nə-grăm′, -jə-, rŭnt′-)
A photograph made with x-rays. Also called roentgenograph.


(ˈrɒntɡənəˌɡræm; -tjə-; ˈrɛnt-) or






(General Physics) chiefly US an X-ray

roentgenogram, röntgenogram

an x-ray photograph.
See also: Radiation
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.roentgenogram - a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X raysroentgenogram - a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays; used in medical diagnosis
angiocardiogram - a series of X rays representing the action of the heart and its blood vessels after the injection of a radiopaque substance
angiogram - an X-ray representation of blood vessels made after the injection of a radiopaque substance; "angiograms are produced by angiography"
arteriogram - an X ray of an artery filled with a contrast medium
arthrogram - an X ray of a joint after the injection of a contrast medium
pneumoencephalogram, encephalogram - an X ray of the brain made by replacing spinal fluid with a gas (usually oxygen) to improve contrast
hysterosalpingogram - X ray of the uterus and Fallopian tubes; usually done in diagnosing infertility (to see if there any blockages)
mammogram - X-ray film of the soft tissue of the breast
myelogram - X-ray film of the spinal cord and spinal nerve roots and subarachnoid space
pyelogram - an X ray of the kidneys and ureters
radiograph, shadowgraph, skiagram, skiagraph, radiogram - a photographic image produced on a radiosensitive surface by radiation other than visible light (especially by X-rays or gamma rays)
phlebogram, venogram - an X ray of a vein injected with a radiopaque contrast medium
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Roentgenogram is still the gold standard for evaluating the structural changes, since it is noninvasive, cost-effective, practical and generally accessible in OA.
Chest roentgenogram revealed absent right clavicle with hypoplastic left clavicle and absent left 12[sup]th rib [Figure 2].
Nikola Krstic (1905) made the first roentgenogram; it was the roentgenogram of the king Petar I Karadordevic's hand [12].
Conservative treatment involves intercostal tube drainage of the pleural space when the degree of collapse exceeds 2 centimeters on chest roentgenogram or if the patient is symptomatic.
Evaluation of routine postoperative chest roentgenogram for determination of the correct position of permanent central venous catheter tip.
Roentgenogram assesment revealed a fetus skeleton in abdomen with two similar skeletons in thoracic cavity and missing a normal diaphragmatic line.
A roentgenogram of the right hand showed enlargement of first metacarpal interspace, indicating noncalcification of the soft tissue mass.
The roentgenogram of the right knee revealed several ossifying formations that did not cause any erosion in the adjacent bone cortex and placed on the localization of the lateral infrapatellar fat pad, independent from bone structures, and it also demonstrated moderate degree of osteoarthritis (Figure 1).
On plain roentgenogram a radio-opaque mass extending from the iliac fossa to the lesser trochanter was seen.
Lateral roentgenogram revealed two fetuses in posterior presentation, inside highly distended uterine horn.
6) In majority of cases, there is no apparent underlying bone involvement visible on the roentgenogram.