urography

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urography

 [u-rog´rah-fe]
radiography of any part of the urinary tract.
ascending urography (cystoscopic urography) retrograde urography.
descending urography (excretion urography) (excretory urography) (intravenous urography) urography after intravenous injection of an opaque medium that is rapidly excreted in the urine.
retrograde urography urography after injection of contrast medium into the bladder through the urethra.
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u·rog·ra·phy

(yū-rog'ră-fē),
Radiography of any part of the urinary tract (kidneys, ureters, or bladder).
See also: pyelography.
[uro- + G. graphō, to write]
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urography

(yo͝o-rŏg′rə-fē)
n. pl. urogra·phies
Radiography of the urinary tract.

u′ro·graph′ic (yo͝or′ə-grăf′ĭk) adj.
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ur·og·ra·phy

(yūr-og'ră-fē)
Radiography of any part (kidneys, ureters, or bladder) of the urinary tract.
See also: pyelography
[uro- + G. graphō, to write]
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urography

X-ray examination of the urinary system using a CONTRAST MEDIUM to show the outline of the interior of the urinary drainage system and the bladder. The contrast medium is usually an iodine-containing solution given either by way of a vein (intravenous urography) or passed back up the URETERS using a fine tube inserted through a CYSTOSCOPE (retrograde urography).
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