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Abbreviation for intravenous pyelography or pyelogram.
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1. intravenous pyelogram
2. intravenous pyelography
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IVPIntravenous pyelography Imaging An imaging study of the transitional mucosa of kidneys, ureter, and bladder after IV injection of a radiocontrast which concentrates in the urine; an IVP outlines the renal pelvis, ureters, bladder
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Abbreviation for intravenous push;
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IVPAbbrev. for intravenous PYELOGRAPHY.
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IVP (Intravenous pyelogram)
The use of a dye, injected into the veins, used to locate kidney stones. Also used to determine the anatomy of the urinary system.
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