cystourethrogram


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voiding cystourethrogram (VCUG),

an x-ray image made during voiding and with the bladder and urethra filled with contrast medium.

cystourethrogram

[sis′təyoo͡rē′thrəgram′]
a radiograph produced by cystourethrography.

cys·to·u·re·thro·gram

(sis'tō-yūr-ē'thrŏ-gram)
An x-ray image made during voiding with the bladder and urethra filled with contrast medium to demonstrate the urethra.
Synonym(s): voiding cystogram.
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It was an impossible sum for the full-time mother and University of South Wales social care student so friend Sarah Green suggested opening a gofundme page online to seek donations for the operations - a micturating cystourethrogram and a PIC cystography.
A template-driven reporting system will increase Voiding Cystourethrogram (VCUG) testing accuracy, reduce repeat testing and radiation exposure.
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A voiding cystourethrogram (sis-toe-yoo-REETH- roe-gram) is a test that involves taking x-rays of the bladder during urination.