HyperDic: x-ray_photography

English > 1 sense of the expression X-ray photography:
NOUNactX-ray photography, roentgenographyradiography that uses X-rays to produce a roentgenogram
English > X-ray photography: 1 sense > noun 1, act
Meaningradiography that uses X-rays to produce a roentgenogram.
Narrowerangiographyroentgenographic examination of blood vessels after injection of a radiopaque contrast medium
arthrographyroentgenographic examination of a joint after injection of radiopaque contrast medium
cholangiographyroentgenographic examination of the bile ducts after a contrast medium has been injected
encephalographyroentgenography of the brain after spinal fluid has been replaced by a gas (usually oxygen)
myelographyroentgenography of the spinal cord to detect possible lesions (usually after injection of a contrast medium into the subarachnoid space)
pyelographyroentgenography of the kidney and ureters (usually after injection with a radiopaque dye)
Broaderdiagnostic procedure, diagnostic techniqueA procedure followed in making a medical diagnosis
radiographyphotography that uses other kinds of radiation than visible light

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