phlebography


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phlebography

 [flĕ-bog´rah-fe]
1. angiography of a vein or veins.
2. the graphic recording of the venous pulse; called also venography.

phle·bog·ra·phy

(fle-bog'ră-fē),
1. The recording of the venous pulse.
2. Synonym(s): venography
[phlebo- + G. graphē, a writing]

phlebography

/phle·bog·ra·phy/ (flĕ-bog´rah-fe)
1. venography; angiography of a vein.
2. the graphic recording of the venous pulse.

phlebography

(flĭ-bŏg′rə-fē)
phle′bo·gram (flē′bə-grăm′) n.
phle′bo·graph′ic (-grăf′ĭk) adj.

phlebography

[fləbog′rəfē]
Etymology: Gk, phleps + graphein, to record
1 the radiographic examination of veins injected with a radiopaque contrast medium.
2 the graphic recording of the venous pulse. Also called venography.

phleb·og·ra·phy

(flĕ-bog'ră-fē)
1. The recording of the venous pulse.
2. Synonym(s): venography.
[phlebo- + G. graphē, a writing]

phlebography

X-ray imaging of veins after injection of a liquid opaque to radiation. Also known as venography.

phlebography

1. radiography of a vein filled with contrast medium.
2. the graphic recording of the venous pulse.
3. a description of the veins.
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