roentgenogram


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ra·di·o·graph

(rā'dē-ō-graf'),
A negative image on photographic film made by exposure to x-rays or gamma rays that have passed through matter or tissue.
Synonym(s): roentgenogram, roentgenograph, x-ray (3)
[radio- + G. graphō, to write]

roentgenogram

(rĕnt′gə-nə-grăm′, -jə-, rŭnt′-)
n.
A photograph made with x-rays. Also called roentgenograph.

ra·di·o·graph

(rā'dē-ō-graf)
A negative image on photographic film made by exposure to x-rays or gamma rays.
Synonym(s): x-ray (3) .
[radio- + G. graphō, to write]
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Correct placement of both tubes was confirmed by roentgenogram. Over the next 24 hours, she developed acute respiratory distress syndrome and disseminated intravascular coagulation.
[4-9] Cartilage thickness, meniscal thickness, and synovial fluid are the basic determinants of the joint space in knee roentgenograms.
This is based on a 1997 study of 51 patients with AIDS and a clinical syndrome consistent with PCP but normal chest roentgenogram who underwent HRCT of the chest [7].
Roentgenograms performed postoperatively confirmed the complete excision of the mass.
Roentgenograms showed satisfactory position and fitting of THR components (Figure-3.A-B).
Either or both of these considerations might help to explain why, for example, "X-ray" has outcompeted its synonyms "radiogram" and "roentgenogram."
However, 70-85% of the bronchogenic cysts occur in the mediastinum, and are usually discovered on routine chest roentgenogram, but eventually become symptomatic in adults.
The possibility of disseminated histoplasmosis was considered, but the subsequent workup included negative fungal culture results from the biopsies (ie, no fungi growth), normal findings from a chest roentgenogram, and a urinary antigen test result that was negative for Histoplasma.
For the diagnosis of TPE, the following criteria were taken into account: (i) symptoms of paroxymal nocturnal cough with or without sputum; (ii) presence of bilateral audible ronchi; (iii) absolute blood eosinophilia count of2000 cell/[micro]l or above; (iv) absence of circulating microfilaria in night blood and absence of eggs, ova or cysts in stool; (v) successful clinical and haematological remission with diethyl carbamazine (DEC) therapy; (vi) increased bronchovascular and reticular marking in chest roentgenogram and (vii) residence in an area endemic for human filariasis.