sialography

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sialography

 [si″ah-log´rah-fe]
radiographic demonstration of the salivary ducts by means of the injection of substances opaque to x-rays.

si·a·log·ra·phy

(sī'ă-log'ră-fē),
Radiography of the salivary glands and ducts after the introduction of contrast medium into the ducts.
Synonym(s): ptyalography
[sialo- + G. graphō, to write]

sialography

/si·a·log·ra·phy/ (si″ah-log´rah-fe) sialoangiography.

sialography

[sī·əlog′rəfē]
Etymology: Gk, sialon + graphein, to record
the radiographic examination of the salivary glands after injection of a radiopaque contrast medium. sialographic, adj.

sialography

Imaging A method for visualizing salivary glands and ducts by instilling radiocontrast Indications Sialadenitis, cysts, stones–sialolithiasis, dry mouth

si·a·log·ra·phy

(sī'ă-log'ră-fē)
Radiography of the salivary glands and ducts after the introduction of contrast medium into the ducts.
[sialo- + G. graphō, to write]

si·a·log·ra·phy

(sī'ă-log'ră-fē)
Radiographic imaging of the salivary glands and ducts after the area of the oral cavity has been injected with a radiopaque dye to help the clinician visualize obstruction.
[sialo- + G. graphō, to write]

sialography (sīəlog´rəfē),

n 1. inspection of the salivary ducts and glands by radiographic examination after injection of a radiopaque medium.
2. production of a sialogram.

sialography

radiographic demonstration of the salivary ducts by means of the injection of substances opaque to x-rays.