excretory 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.

in·tra·ve·nous u·rog·ra·phy

, excretory urography
radiography of kidneys, ureters, and bladder following injection of contrast medium into a peripheral vein.

excretory urography

Etymology: L, excernere, to separate; Gk, ouron, urine, graphein, to record
the radiographic examination of the urinary tract. It is accomplished with the use of contrast medium that is injected into the blood, filtered by the kidneys, and passed through the tract. Also called intravenous pyelography (IVP).

in·tra·ve·nous u·rog·ra·phy

, excretory urography (in'tră-vē'nŭs yūr-og'ră-fē, eks'krĕ-tōr-ē)
Radiography of kidneys, ureters, and bladder following injection of contrast medium into a peripheral vein.

excretory

pertaining to excretion.

excretory behavior
see elimination behavior.
excretory urography
see descending urography.
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If the VCUG is normal and there is increased dilation of the renal pelvis during the follow-up, a diuretic renogram with DTPA or MAG3 or an excretory urography should be performed, depending on the patient's age and renal maturity.
Conclusion: Bowel preparation before excretory urography does not effect the image clarity and should be abandoned.
The angle between the axis of the lower pole infundibular and ureteropelvic axis (angle 1), and the angle between lower pole infundibular axis and main axis of pelvis-ureteropelvic junction point (angle 2) are easily measured on standard excretory urography.
A comparison of noncontrast computed tomography with excretory urography in the assessment of acute flank pain.
Radiologic investigation of renal colic: unenhanced helical CT compared with excretory urography.
The hydronephrosis grade was assessed by preoperative imaging, CT, excretory urography and renal ultrasonography.
Efficacy and safety of iopramide for excretory urography.
Excretory urography may demonstrate caliceal distortion, caliectasis and a non-functioning kidney, possibly caused by the mass effect of cystic lesions.
Leonidas JC et al (1977) studied 24 infants and children and compared CT with excretory urography.
The role of excretory urography and cystoscopy in the evaluation and management of women with recurrent urinary tract infection.
Patients also underwent radiologic evaluation with plain x-ray, excretory urography (IVP), Ultrasonography and CT scan.
Excretory urography showed normal horse shoe kidney with staghorn stone in both moieties along with hydronephrosis (figure 1, 2).