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radiographic visualization of the fluid-containing structures of the brain after cerebrospinal fluid is intermittently withdrawn by lumbar puncture and replaced by air, oxygen, or helium.
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pneumoventriculography(nū″mō-vĕn-trĭk″ū-lŏg′ră-fē) [″ + ″ + Gr. graphein, to write]
An obsolete term for radiography of the ventricles of the brain after the injection of air.
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