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amniography

 [am″ne-og´rah-fe]
radiography of the pregnant uterus after injection of an opaque contrast medium into the amniotic fluid.

am·ni·og·ra·phy

(am-nē-og'ră-fē),
Radiography of the amniotic sac after the injection of radiopaque, water-soluble solution into the sac, which outlines the umbilical cord, the placenta, and the soft tissues of the fetal body; an obsolete technique.
See also: fetography.
[amnio- + G. graphō, to write]

amniography

(ăm′nē-ŏg′rə-fē)
n. pl. amniogra·phies
Radiographic examination of the uterine cavity and fetus following injection of a radiopaque substance into the amnion.

amniography

[am′nē·og′rəfē]
a procedure used to detect placement of the placenta by x-ray examination with injection of a radiopaque contrast medium into the amniotic fluid. It is seldom used, having been largely supplanted by ultrasonography.

am·ni·og·ra·phy

(am'nē-og'ră-fē)
X-ray imaging of the amnionic cavity and fetus with contrast medium injected into the amnionic fluid; an obsolete modality.
[amnio- + G. graphō, to write]

amniography

Radiography of the fetus after injection of radiopaque material into the amniotic sac.

amniography

radiography of the gravid uterus.
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