descending 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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descending urography

(1) Excretory urography.
(2) Intravenous urography.
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descending urography

Urography in which an injected contrast agent is excreted by the kidney and studied by x-ray examination during excretion. Synonym: excretory urography; intravenous urography
See also: urography
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