herniography


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her·ni·og·ra·phy

(her-nē-og'ră-fē),
Radiographic examination of a hernia following injection of a contrast medium into the hernial sac.
[hernia + G. graphō, to write]

herniography

[hur′nē·og′rəfē]
the radiographic examination of a hernia after it has been injected with a contrast medium.

her·ni·og·ra·phy

(hĕr'-nē-og'ră-fē)
Radiographic examination of a hernia following injection of a contrast medium into the hernial sac.

herniography

(hĕr″nē-ŏg′ră-fē) [″ + Gr. graphein, to write]
The radiographical examination of a hernia after the introduction of a contrast medium.
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This block provides effective postoperative analgesia after colorectal surgery (4), caesarean delivery (5), inguinal herniography, open radical prostatectomy (6), laparoscopic cholecystectomy (7), open appendicectomy (8) and renal transplantation (9).
Different diagnostic tools including ultrasound, herniography, CT, MRI and even laparoscopy have been suggested to identify hernias and other pathologic conditions (Fon and Spence, 2000).
However, it is reported that both CT and herniography are not successful in differentiating the different types of inguinal hernia.