sialogram


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sialogram

 [si-al´o-gram]
a film obtained by sialography.

si·al·o·gram

(sī-al'ō-gram),
A radiograph of sialography.
[sialo- + G. gramma, a writing]

sialogram

[sī·al′əgram′]
Etymology: Gk, sialon, saliva, gramma, record
a radiographic image of the salivary glands and ducts.

si·al·o·gram

(sī-al'ō-gram)
The recorded display after sialography.
[sialo- + G. gramma, a writing]

sialogram

An X-ray image of the duct of a salivary gland after injection of a radio-opaque liquid contrast medium. The process is known as sialography.

si·al·o·gram

(sī-al'ō-gram)
A radiograph using sialography.
[sialo- + G. gramma, a writing]

sialogram (sīal´əgram),

a radiograph made to determine the presence or absence of calcareous deposits in a salivary gland or its ducts.

sialogram

a film obtained by sialography.