amniography


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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.
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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]
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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.
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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]
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amniography

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