ethiodized oil


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ethiodized oil

 
an iodinated oil used as a radiopaque x-ray contrast medium in various diagnostic procedures.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

eth·i·o·dized oil

(eth-ī'ō-dīzd oyl),
A radiopaque medium formerly used for lympangiography and hysterosalpingography.
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Consequently, they are combined as a two-component embolic agent with either tantalum powder or ethiodized oil. The added agent prolongs polymerization time, opacifes the liquid agent, and allows for its visualization under fuoroscopy.