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X-ray examination of the bile ducts after the administration of a radiopaque contrast medium.

cho·lan′gi·o·graph′ic (-ə-grăf′ĭk) adj.
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(Medicine) radiographic examination of the bile ducts after the introduction into them of a contrast medium
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(kəˌlæn dʒiˈɒg rə fi, koʊ-)

x-ray examination of the bile ducts using a radiopaque contrast medium.
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Noun1.cholangiography - roentgenographic examination of the bile ducts after a contrast medium has been injected
roentgenography, X-ray photography - radiography that uses X-rays to produce a roentgenogram
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n. colangiografía, rayos-x de las vías biliares.
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n colangiografía (técnica); percutaneous transhepatic — colangiografía transhepática percutánea
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The segment of abdominal imaging is sub-segmented into percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography (PTC), magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP), endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), and others.By end users, the market is segmented into academic institutes, hospital & clinics, research organizations and others.By types, the market is segmented into extrahepatic, intrahepatic, and others.By treatment, the market is segmented into radiotherapy, chemotherapy, and others.
Quality improvement guidelines for percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography, biliary drainage, and percutaneous cholecystostomy.
cholangiography, percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP), computed tomography, and scintigraphy can be used for imaging (3,4).
Common causes of iatrogenic hemobilia include interventions including percutaneous and (to a lesser extent) transjugular liver biopsy, diagnostic percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography (PTC), (Figure 4), and percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography with biliary drain (PTBD) placement; percutaneous biliary therapies such as radiofrequency ablation can also cause hemobilia but collectively comprise a smaller proportion of cases due to their relative rarity [11].
Bonanomi, "Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography for choledocholithiasis after laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery," International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, vol.
US=ultrasonography; CT=Computerized Tomography; MRI= magnetic resonance imaging; PTC= percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography; ERCP=endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography; GBC=gallbladder cancer.
A 20 x 3.5 cm perihepatic abscess was found that required drainage and he underwent percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography (PTC) and biliary drainage.
According to the investigation, cerebral angiography is the most commonly performed IR procedure in China, followed by transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE), percutaneous transluminal angioplasty, cerebral aneurysm interventions, and percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography with or without drainage or stent placement.
Biliary drainage was restored by day 3 via percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography.
Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) is a relatively new noninvasive diagnostic technique for direct visualization of the biliary ducts through images similar to those produced in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography and percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography.
Each patient underwent detailed preoperative assessment to define the extent of the bile duct injury, including a multiphase computed tomography (CT) scan, magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) and percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography (PTC) with biliary drain placement.
Cameron, "Cystadenoma of the common bile duct demonstrated by percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography," The American Surgeon, vol.