sialography

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sialography

 [si″ah-log´rah-fe]
radiographic demonstration of the salivary ducts by means of the injection of substances opaque to x-rays.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

si·a·log·ra·phy

(sī'ă-log'ră-fē),
Radiography of the salivary glands and ducts after the introduction of contrast medium into the ducts.
Synonym(s): ptyalography
[sialo- + G. graphō, to write]
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sialography

Imaging A method for visualizing salivary glands and ducts by instilling radiocontrast Indications Sialadenitis, cysts, stones–sialolithiasis, dry mouth
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

si·a·log·ra·phy

(sī'ă-log'ră-fē)
Radiography of the salivary glands and ducts after the introduction of contrast medium into the ducts.
[sialo- + G. graphō, to write]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

si·a·log·ra·phy

(sī'ă-log'ră-fē)
Radiographic imaging of the salivary glands and ducts after the area of the oral cavity has been injected with a radiopaque dye to help the clinician visualize obstruction.
[sialo- + G. graphō, to write]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012