cholecystogram


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cholecystogram

 [ko″le-sis´to-gram]
a radiograph of the gallbladder.

cho·le·cys·to·gram

(kō'lē-sis'tō-gram),
The radiographic record of gallbladder structure and function obtained by cholecystography.

cholecystogram

/cho·le·cys·to·gram/ (-sis´tah-gram) a radiograph of the gallbladder.

cholecystogram

[kō′lisis′təgram′]
an x-ray film of the gallbladder made after the ingestion or injection of a radiopaque substance, usually a contrast material containing iodine.

cho·le·cys·to·gram

(kō'lĕ-sis'tŏ-gram)
The radiographic record of the gallbladder obtained by cholecystography.

cholecystogram

a radiograph of the gallbladder.
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Prescreening involves interpretation of the gallbladder ultrasound image, oral cholecystogram and plain abdominal radiographs to determine the function of the gallbladder, patency of the cystic duct, precise number of concretions and their components.
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