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.

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]

urography

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

urography

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

u′ro·graph′ic (yo͝or′ə-grăf′ĭk) adj.

urography

[yo̅o̅rog′rəfē]
Etymology: Gk, ouron + graphein, to record
the radiographic examination of the urinary system. A radiopaque substance is injected, and radiographs are taken as the substance is passed through or excreted from the part of the system being studied. Some kinds of urography are cystoscopic urography, intravenous pyelography, and retrograde pyelography.

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]

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).

urography

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 which is rapidly excreted in the urine.
retrograde urography
urography after injection of contrast medium into the bladder through the urethra.